A. SCHULMAN INC. The compounder and resin distributor in Fairlawn, Ohio, named Greg Agnew continuous improvement director for the Americas.
ARCHWAY SALES INC. The specialty chemical distributor in St. Louis named Mark Cowling purchasing inventory control analyst.
BASF CORP. The chemical and resin supplier in Florham Park, N.J., named Serge Rogasik vice president for plastic additives in North America.
BULK MOLDING COMPOUNDS INC. The producer of thermoset bulk molding compounds in West Chicago, Ill., named Fran Zappitelli president.
COOPER-STANDARD AUTOMOTIVE INC. The Novi, Mich., automotive supplier named Keith Stephenson chief operating officer. He will also assume the responsibilities of President Edward Hasler upon Hasler's retirement July 1.
CPX INC. Michael Sanders, president of the Indianapolis injection molder, was inducted as an Indiana Society of Innovators Fellow.
EASTMAN CHEMICAL CO. The resin supplier in Kingsport, Tenn., named Godefroy Motte senior vice president, chief regional and sustainability officer; and Michael Chung senior vice president, chief international ventures officer. Norris Sneed will retire Feb. 1 as senior vice president of manufacturing support and chief administrative officer. Richard Johnson will retire June 1 as senior vice president for fibers and the firm's global supply chain.
ENTHONE INC. The specialty chemicals supplier in West Haven, Conn., named Stephen Leonetti industry manager, Americas, for energy and hydraulic systems.
EQUATE PETROCHEMICAL CO. KSCC The producer of polyethylene and ethylene glycol in Safat, Kuwait, named Salah Al-Kharji chief financial officer, succeeding Abdulkarim Mubarak.
E-Z PACK MANUFACTURING LLC The manufacturer of refuse-truck bodies in Cynthiana, Ky., named Bobby Carroll sales representative for the Southeast and Dan Schock aftermarket business and inside sales director.
FUSION UV SYSTEMS INC. The ultraviolet light-curing equipment maker in Gaithersburg, Md., named Bell Li senior sales engineer in Shenzhen, China.
INTERPLASTIC CORP. The specialty chemical company in St. Paul, Minn., named Thomas White a sales representative for its Thermoset Resins Division.
MAUSER-WERKE GMBH & CO. KG The packaging group in Schildgesstrasse, Germany, named Martine Willems corporate sustainability manager.
MONOSOL LLC P. Scott Bening, CEO of the water-soluble film producer in Merrillville, Ind., was inducted as a Fellow into The Society of Innovators of Northwest Indiana.
MRPC The medical injection molder in Butler, Wis., named Kenneth Kostecki Southeast territory sales manager.
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF MANUFACTURERS Washington-based NAM named Jay Timmons CEO and president, succeeding John Engler.
OPTIGLASS PC LLC The polycarbonate sheet and film supplier in Statesville, N.C., named Chuck Painter vice president of sales and marketing.
PACKAGING SOLUTIONS HOLDINGS INC. The New York-based packaging firm named Tim French chief operating officer and Jon Solberg vice president for business development.
PALLMANN GROUP GMBH The size-reduction specialist in Zweibrucken, Germany, named Uwe Wicht vice president of its recycling division.
PATHWAY POLYMERS The polyurethane tire-fill product maker in Chattanooga, Tenn., named Fernando Bedos general director of international business.
PLASTIC SOLUTIONS INC. The thermoplastic resins distributor in Roswell, Ga., named Kelly Mollaun engineering resins director.
R&B PLASTICS MACHINERY LLC The manufacturer of blow molding and extrusion equipment in Saline, Mich., named Phil Smith plant supervisor and Dave Kohler service and aftermarket sales manager.
SOCIETY OF THE PLASTICS INDUSTRY INC. The Washington trade association named Michael Taylor senior director of international trade.
STRONGWELL CORP. The pultruder of fiber-reinforced polymer composites in Bristol, Va., named G. David Oakley Jr. CEO and president, succeeding owner John Tickle, who will remain on the board. Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer A. Keith Liskey plans to retire from full-time involvement at the end of March.
STYROPACK (UK) LTD. The manufacturer of protective packaging and foam products in Aberdeen, Scotland, named Will Chambers area sales manager for the southern United Kingdom.
UNITEDCOMPANIES The contract packaging firm in Houston named Mari Ann McCaffrey assistant vice president of sales and marketing.
WABASH MPI The Wabash, Ind., manufacturer of lab presses for composites and its sister firm, Carver Inc., named Dave Singer marketing manager for both companies.
WEST PHARMACEUTICAL SERVICES INC. The injection molder in Lionville, Pa., named Jeffrey Hunt president of its Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems business, succeeding Steven Ellers, who plans to retire.
AZELIS, a specialty chemicals distributor in Antwerp, Belgium, named Michel Vandermeiren regional managing director for the Benelux and France.