CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF MOLDMAKERS INC. — The association in Windsor, Ontario, announced its newest board members: David Palmer, from Build-A-Mold Ltd.; Shaun Cote, Advantage Engineering Inc.; Robert Chittim, St. Clair College; Brian Bendig, Cavalier Tool & Manufacturing Ltd.; and Tracy Pringle, Windsor Essex Development Commission.
COSMETIC ESSENCE INC. — The contract manufacturer based in Holmdel, N.J., named Thomas Nelson chief financial officer. Prior to joining CEI, Nelson had been CFO for Associated Packaging Technologies Inc. and vice president of finance for pharmaceutical packaging at Wheaton Industries Inc.
DE-STA-CO — The manufacturer of robotic and other automated equipment based in Auburn Hills, Mich., named John Podczerwinski president.
G&F INDUSTRIES INC. — The injection molder in Sturbridge, Mass., named Mark Berry vice president of operations, Andy Dow vice president of quality assurance, Charlie Feeley vice president of information technology and materials, Paula Parker manager of accounting and human resources and Kim Davis office manager.
GORDON COMPOSITES INC. — The thermoset composite materials company in Montrose, Colo., named Kevin Stay president and general manager.
GREINER EXTRUSION GMBH — The maker of extrusion tools in Nussbach, Austria, named Martin Schubert CEO
JAMPLAST INC. — The distributor of raw plastic materials and biopolymers in Ellisville, Mo., named Aaron English general manager of its distribution center, Audrey Hagan recycling director and Michele Sagan biopolymers product manager.
LINPAC PACKAGING — The plastics packaging and moldings producer in Knottingley, England, named Joanna Stephenson vice president of marketing and innovation.
MAGUIRE PRODUCTS INC. — The loading systems manufacturer and blender and pump supplier in Aston, Pa., named Frank Kavanagh vice president of sales.
NORPLEX-MICARTA — The manufacturer of high-performance thermoset composites in Postville, Iowa, named Alan Johnson plant manager.
PLYMOUTH FOAM INC. — The manufacturer of cellular foam products in Plymouth, Wis., named Thomas Groth vice president of sales and marketing.
POLYFLOW LLC — Recycling technology firm in Akron, Ohio, named Robert Boyce business development director.
PREMIER MATERIAL CONCEPTS — The custom sheet and roll-stock extruder in Findlay, Ohio, named Eric Short director of business development, sales and marketing.
SMITHERS RAPRA TECHNOLOGY LTD. — The analytical, testing and research company in Shrewsbury, England, named Andrew Feilden a principal consultant.
XTEN INDUSTRIES LLC — The injection molder in Kenosha, Wis., named Ken Lippold sales director. Xten has been named a Future 50 company by the Council of Small Business Executives of the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce.
* CITY CARTON RECYCLING, a provider of recycling and refuse equipment and services, named Kevin Bumgarner fiber manager. The company, a unit of City Carton Co. Inc., is headquartered in Iowa City, Iowa. ... RADIANT ENERGY SYSTEMS INC., a manufacturerof infrared heaters, hot-air ovens and fume oxidizers based in Hawthorne, N.J., named Terry Perdue engineering manager.