Sika Corp. has named William E. Loven to the Extended Group Management of the Sika Group. Loven is senior vice president of Sika Corp.'s Industry Division and is responsible for industry operations throughout the U.S. With this latest promotion, Loven will act in an advisory function to the worldwide group management team of the Sika Group. Since joining the company in 2000, Loven has reorganized his division and grown business considerably. He has been instrumental in bringing new technologies into the company's product range, fulfilling the objective to make Sika a full-range supplier for its defined market fields. Prior to taking his position at Sika, Loven spent five years at ITW Plexus and seventeen years at Henkel, where he was involved in various aspects of Sales, Marketing and Technical Service for hot melt adhesives as well as cyanoacrylate and anaerobic adhesives.