Adhesives Magazine

Industry News (3/26/07)

March 26, 2007

Colin Loader has joined TAH Europe, Rushden, UK, as the European Business Manager, Packaging Accounts. Loader brings to his position 20 years of experience in the mechanical fastening industry, including five years in UK sales and 10 years of developing, managing, and motivating an international distribution network.

Helmitin Adhesives, Olive Branch, MS, has announced the promotion of Tim Mizell to National Sales Manager. In this position, Mizell will be responsible for managing and directing the entire North American sales team and generating revenue and customer growth for the company.

Bruno Moreau, co-founder, former deputy general manager and business development manager of ASK, Sophia-Antipolis, France, has taken over as the company’s CEO. Moreau’s appointment was made by Georges Kayanakis, founder of ASK, who retired at the end of 2006.

NETZSCH Fine Particle Technology LLC, Exton, PA, has named Gregory S. Stevens as its northeast regional manager. Stevens will manage all aspects of NETZSCH customer relationships in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and New York, as well as eastern Canada.

Lorraine A. Ulrich has joined RPM International Inc., Medina, OH, as director of internal audit. Ulrich brings to RPM expensive experience in accounting and business, coupled with more than 20 years of internal and external auditing experience. Kathryn Koza has also joined the company as manager of benefits, wherein she will be responsible for managing the day-to-day activities of the company’s benefits programs. Prior to joining RPM, Koza held various benefits and human resources positions at the Ranpak Corp.