AMERICAN ARCHITECTURAL MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION The trade group in Schaumburg, Ill., named Kevin Seiling of Veka Inc. its outstanding member for 2009. The group also presented distinguished service awards: architectural products, Steven DeSutter of Efco Corp.; residential products, Terry Abels of Chelsea Building Products Inc.; and marketing, Kim Flanary of Milgard Manufacturing Inc.
AMERICAN COMPOSITES MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION The trade group in Arlington, Va., inducted Bob Lacovara, president of consulting firm Convergent Composites LLC, into the ACMA Composites Hall of Fame.
AMERICHEM INC. The color and additive concentrates manufacturer based in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, named Juli Williams market development manager for packaging in North America.
BEMIS CO. INC. The flexible packaging supplier in Neenah, Wis., named Timothy Fliss vice president of human resources, succeeding Eugene Seashore, who will focus on the integration of the Alcan Packaging Food Americas business, as Bemis senior vice president, until his planned retirement in 2011.
BINMASTER LEVEL CONTROLS The manufacturer of measurement sensors in Lincoln, Neb., named Doris Sotelo sales manager for Latin America and the Caribbean.
CEREPLAST INC. The bioresin maker headquartered in Hawthorne, Calif., named Simon Huang director of sales and marketing for Asia.
ELIOKEM The specialty chemical company in Villejust, near Paris, named Patrice Barthelmes CEO.
ENGEL NORTH AMERICA The manufacturer of injection molding machines and automation equipment in York, Pa., named Manuel Izaguirre regional sales manager.
ENTHONE INC. The specialty chemicals supplier in West Haven, Conn., named Douglas Kielbasa technical service engineer for performance coatings for the central U.S.
FALCON GROUP INC. The consulting firm headquartered in Farmington Hills, Mich., named Patrick Canning vice president and Kathryn Canning relationship manager.
LONDON METAL EXCHANGE The non-ferrous metals and plastics market in London named Liz Milan managing director of LME Asia in Singapore, which is scheduled to open in April.
MATERIALS KTN (KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER NETWORK) The group's Polymer Sector Advisory Board named Andrew Tinker chairman. The London-based, U.K.-government-funded body seeks to stimulate research and development in the plastics and rubber sectors.
NANOHORIZONS INC. The manufacturer of nanoscale, antimicrobial performance additives, headquartered in Bellefonte, Pa., named Chris Haupt vice president of its industrial business unit.
OXO-BIODEGRADABLE PLASTICS ASSOCIATION The trade group in London named environmentalist Chris Packham an adviser.
PCS CO. The mold component maker in Fraser, Mich., named Tim Markham technical sales specialist for hot-runner systems.
PERELES BROS. INC. The injection molder in Milwaukee named Duwayne Pliner sales manager.
PLUMBING MANUFACTURERS INSTITUTE The trade group in Rolling Meadows, Ill., named David Hagopian strategy and technology director.
PRETIUM PACKAGING LLC The blow molder in Chesterfield, Mo., named Steve Ploeger senior vice president of sales and marketing. He was previously with Spartech Corp.
RUBBERLITE INC. The polyurethane foam manufacturer in Huntington, W.Va., named Michael Dimitroff research and development director.
TREX CO. INC. The manufacturer of composite decking and railing in Winchester, Va., named Ronald Kaplan chairman.
WALL COLMONOY CORP. The heat-transfer technology firm based in Madison Heights, Mich., named Joel Gutierrez business manager for its Alloy Products Group.
WITTMANN BATTENFELD GMBH & CO. KG The injection molding and auxiliary equipment manufacturer headquartered in Meinerzhagen, Germany, named Andreas Hollweg sales manager, succeeding Hans Hunsicker, who has retired.
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