BUCKHORN INC. — The manufacturer of reusable containers and pallets for material handling in Milford, Ohio, named Jack Fillmore director of engineering and product development.
CVC THERMOSET SPECIALTIES INC. — The additives manufacturer in Moorestown, N.J., named Erwin Wild sales director for Europe. He will be based in the Netherlands.
DAVIS-STANDARD LLC — The machinery manufacturer in Pawcatuck, Conn., named Hassan Gangji chief procurement officer.
FIBERON LLC — The PVC and composite decking manufacturer in New London, N.C., named Webb Moncure and Christine Myers product specialists.
FLEXPAK CORP. — The thermoformer in Phoenix named Lauren Foos vice president of Midwest sales, Midwest and Don Langenheim vice president of Eastern sales.
FOSTAG FORMENBAU AG — The mold maker in Hamburg, N.J., named Lisa Mauro head of sales and marketing for North America.
HAMPEL CORP. — The thermoformer in Germantown, Wis., named Joe Butryn a designer.
HOOVER CONTAINER SOLUTIONS — The intermediate bulk containers manufacturer in Houston named Jake Rippstein technology services director.
JUSHI USA — The supplier of fiberglass reinforcements and fabrics in Irwindale, Calif., named Jason Takac Northeast sales manager. He will be based in Pittsburgh.
KURARAY AMERICA INC. — The specialty chemicals firm in Pasadena, Texas, named George Avdey CEO and president.
KYDEX LLC — The sheet maker in Bloomsburg, Pa., named Vijay Yadav technology director.
MACRO ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY INC. — The extrusion machinery manufacturer in Mississauga, Ontario, named Michele Ingegnoli general manager of its European branch in Mezzomerico, Italy.
MAILLEFER INTERNATIONAL OY — The extruder maker in Vantaa, Finland, named Lars Fagerholm CEO, succeeding Peter Roos. The group includes Maillefer Extrusion, North America of Kingsport, Tenn.
MAR-BAL INC. — Kevin Casey, vice president of sales and marketing of the compounder and injection molder in Chagrin Falls, Ohio, was named to a three-year term on the volunteer board of directors for the Society of Plastics Engineers in Newtown, Conn.
MCDUNNOUGH INC. — The recycler in Fenton, Mich., named Mike McDonald sales and procurement director.
MILACRON LLC — The primary equipment maker in Batavia, Ohio, named Mark Evans vice president of sales in the Americas for aftermarket services.
RIVERSIDE CO. — The private equity firm in Cleveland named Jamie Kiggen president. He will be based in New York.
SONGWON INDUSTRIAL CO. LTD. — The additives maker in Ulsan, Korea, named K.Y. Lee managing director for Korea and sales director for northeast Asia.
STAR THERMOPLASTIC ALLOYS & RUBBERS INC. — The provider of thermoplastic elastomers in Broadview, Ill., named Leslie Sonne project coordinator and Samantha Dieschbourg marketing coordinator.
SYTRAMA USA — The automation equipment manufacturer in New Castle, Del., named Jim Schmitz automation and robotics manager for the U.S. and Canada.
WATLOW ELECTRIC MANUFACTURING CO. — Victoria Holt, CEO and president of Spartech Corp. in Clayton, Mo., joined the Watlow board of directors. The auxiliary equipment maker in St. Louis also named Jim Rowland vice president of operations.
— ARCHWAY SALES INC., a specialty chemical distributor in St. Louis, named Jim Payton technical sales representative for the South. ... BOSS POLYMER TECHNOLOGIES, a plastics and rubber components manufacturer in Mulgrave, Australia, was inducted to the Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame in recognition of its innovation and export projects.
… ORION ENGINEERED CARBONS LLC, a carbon black producer in Kingwood, Texas, named Christian Lindenhayn senior vice president of its rubber business line, effective July first. … Mary Scheibel, principal and founder of Milwaukee marketing communications firm SCHEIBEL HALASKA INC., was selected as one of the year's Women of Influence by the Business Journal of Greater Milwaukee. … Werner Wittmann, founder of injection molding and auxiliary equipment maker WITTMANN BATTENFELD GMBH in Kottingbrunn, Austria, received the Silver Commander's Cross from the Province of Lower Austria, for his role in taking over Battenfeld GmbH, preserving jobs and enabling development.