AMERICAN CHEMISTRY COUNCIL The trade group in Washington named Glenn Wright chairman of its plastics division's operating committee, through December. Wright is commercial vice president of North American plastics for Dow Chemical Co.
AMERICAN COMPOSITES MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION The trade group in Arlington, Va., gave its Outstanding Volunteer Award to Marcy Offner, marketing manager at Composites One LLC in Arlington Heights, Ill. Steve Walling, chairman of Ashtabula, Ohio-based Plasticolors Inc., was given the ACMA President's Award for his dedicated focus, his ability to help develop and refine ACMA's strategic goals and his service on its board of directors.
GELEST INC. The manufacturer of organosilicon compounds, metal-organic compounds and silicones in Morrisville, Pa., named Edward Kimble product manager of silicones, and Barbara Tsuie product manager of silanes and metal-organics.
LOGIC CORP. Founder Paul Allen retired as president of the Middlebury, Conn., company, which makes pressure controllers.
MAGNETIC PRODUCTS INC. The provider of magnetic and non-magnetic materials-handling products in Highland, Mich., named Jack Smylie sales and marketing director.
MICHELMAN INC. The manufacturer of barrier, functional and decorative coatings in Cincinnati named Yves De Smet global business manager and Andy Brink global technology business-development manager, both for the company's fiber and composites division.
PALLMANN GROUP GMBH The size-reduction specialist headquartered in Zweibrucken, Germany, named Peter Roth head of its process technology business unit.
SONGWON INDUSTRIAL CO. LTD. The additives maker in Ulsan, Korea, named Maurizio Butti chief operating officer, Hans-Peter Wuest group chief financial officer, Dieter Morath executive vice president of global sales, and Jim McGinley executive vice president of business management.
WALL COLMONOY CORP. The heat-transfer technology firm in Madison Heights, Mich., named Dan Reilly chief financial officer and Joe Hetzer general manager of the Cincinnati facility of its Aerobraze Engineered Technologies division.
ZAHORANSKY USA INC. The tooling maker based in Sugar Grove, Ill., named Kevin Kigyos vice president of Brush Machinery Sales and Service. Artur Seger will continue as president of Zahoransky USA and will take over management of the vertical brush machinery division of Zahoransky AG in Todtnau, Germany.
ZEPOL CORP. The trade database provider in Minneapolis named Mark Segner vice president of sales.