AMERICAN KUHNE INC. — The extrusion equipment manufacturer based in Norwich, Conn., named Bernadette Marti a regional sales manager.
AMERICAN SOCIETY OF AGRICULTURAL AND BIOLOGICAL ENGINEERS — The trade association based in St. Joseph, Mich., named Wendy Graham recipient of the 2012 ADS Soil and Water Engineering Award, for her contributions in the development of innovative hydrologic modeling techniques and for establishing and leading a major water research institute. The award is sponsored by Advanced Drainage Systems Inc. of Hilliard, Ohio. Graham is the Carl S. Swisher Eminent Scholar in Water Resources in the department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering and director of the Water Institute at the University of Florida, Gainesville.
ARGOTEC INC. — The film and sheet extruder in Greenfield, Mass., named Carl Sittard senior vice president of sales and marketing.
ASSOCIATION OF THE NONWOVEN FABRICS INDUSTRY — The trade association in Cary, N.C., named David Rousse president effective Oct. 15, succeeding Rory Holmes, who plans to retire in mid-2013.
CLAIRSON PLASTICS — The injection molder in Ocala, Fla., named Steven Meitzen sales and marketing director.
CORVAGLIA GROUP — Romeo Corvaglia will assume operational control while the provider of drink closures for in Eschlikon, Switzerland, searches for a replacement for CEO Thomas Marder, who left the company. Franco Bischof will take over Marder's position on the board.
DAVIS-STANDARD LLC — The machinery manufacturer in Pawcatuck, Conn., named Chetan Balsara vice president and chief information officer, Sekaran Murugaiah vice president of Asia-Pacific business development and Todd Pearson vice president of global operations.
DEKALB MOLDED PLASTICS CO. — The injection molder in Butler, Ind., named Mark Shircliff operations manager, Gerry Schafer engineering and quality assurance manager; Sam Friend materials manager and Karla Harding inventory control coordinator.
ENGINEERED PROFILES LLC dba CRANE PLASTICS — The profile extruder in Columbus, Ohio, named Mike Davis chief operating officer.
FERROMATIK MILACRON INDIA PRIVATE LTD. — The injection molding machinery maker in Ahmedabad, India, named Shirish Divgi managing director.
MOLDED FIBER GLASS COS. — The maker of composite parts for the auto, wind-energy and consumer-product markets in Ashtabula, Ohio, named Chris Stebnisky to the sales and marketing department for its water-treatment products unit in Union City, Pa.
NORPLEX-MICARTA — The manufacturer of high-performance thermoset composites in Postville, Iowa, named Andy Janda manufacturing engineer.
PROLAMINA CORP. — The packaging firm headquartered in Westfield, Mass., named Gregory Tucker CEO.
STRONGWELL CORP. — The pultruder of fiber-reinforced composites in Bristol, Va., named David Gibbs vice president of sales and engineering and Mike Carr sales director.