A. SCHULMAN INC. The Fairlawn, Ohio, compounder named Francisco Castillo managing director for Mexico.
ACS GROUP The auxiliary equipment maker in New Berlin, Wis., named Emil Giglio Midwest sales manager for its Cumberland and Colortronic units and Mike Anderson Florida sales manager.
AMERICAN COMPOSITES MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION The trade organization based in Arlington, Va., named new directors: Gary Anderson of Aquatic of Anaheim Calif.; Dana Paulson of the LM Glasfiber A/S plant in Grand Forks, N.D.; and Randy Weghorst of AOC LLC in Collierville, Tenn.
ARCHWAY SALES INC. The specialty chemical distributor in St. Louis named Patrick Delaney technical sales representative for the Midwest.
CHROMA CORP. The maker of color concentrates in McHenry, Ill., named Ken Janke maintenance manager and process engineer.
DOW CHEMICAL CO. The resin maker in Midland, Mich., named Bruce Duncan national account manager of construction services for Dow Roofing Systems LLC.
EMERALD PERFORMANCE MATERIALS LLC The additives manufacturer in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, named Pete Getzinger product line director for the plastics additives and lubricant additives segment of Emerald Polymer Additives.
GNEUSS INC. The distributor and service provider of filtration equipment in Matthews, N.C., named Roger Clarke sales engineer for screen changers and polymer filtration systems.
INTERTAPE POLYMER GROUP INC. The flexible packaging producer in Montreal has formed a specialty markets team and named Gary Watkins vice president, Dave Hagen sales director, Cindy Stoner and Christopher Ruhl marketing managers and Mike Ream technical salesman.
KRAUSS MAFFEI AG The machinery manufacturer in Munich named Imre Szerdahelyi manager of corporate communications.
KYDEX LLC Robert McCormick, quality engineer for the sheet maker in Bloomsburg, Pa., has been certified as a quality engineer by the Milwaukee-based American Society for Quality. In addition, Kydex named John Martino western regional sales manager and Mike Karr North American business manager.
REIFENHÃUSER GMBH & CO. KG MASCHINENFABRIK The holding company for the equipment maker in Troisdorf, Germany, named Jochen Hennes co-managing director of ReifenhÃ¤user Extrusion GmbH & Co. KG.
ROYAL TENCATE NV The textile maker in Almelo, Netherlands, named Dave Clarke global group director of TenCate Advanced Composites, effective Jan. 1, succeeding Jorg Huber, who will retire but remain an external board member. Also, Wally Moore was named global group director of TenCate Geosynthetics Europe.
SCHENCK ACCURATE INC. The maker of bulk materials-handing equipment in Whitewater, Wis., named Brian Higgins a regional sales manager.
SMITHERS GROUP The analytical, testing and research service provider based in Akron, Ohio, named David Kantor chief financial officer.
TECHMER PM LLC The compounder in Clinton, Tenn., named Jack Murphy head of its automotive initiative at its Rancho Dominguez, Calif., location.
UNIVERSITY OF AKRON The university in Akron, Ohio, named William Landis the G. Stafford Whitby Chair in Polymer Science and named Abraham Joy an assistant professor of polymer science.
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