Sam Gall was appointed to a 1-year term. PMMI also announced the promotion of Patti Fee to vp of meetings and facilities management and Craig Silverio as vp of finance.
–Phoenix Contact (Harrisburg PA) has promoted Donald Springer to the position of president and CEO of its U.S. production initiative.
–Stull Technologies (Somerset NJ) hired Gary Legora to a senior account manager position as well as Jack Corcoran as vp of sales and marketing.
–R.A. Jones (Cincinnati OH) hired Frank Kelly as the national account manager for foods.
–VantagePoint System (Vancouver British Columbia Canada) named Phillip E. Neville director of sales.
–Xaar plc (Cambridge England) hired Ian Dinwoodie to its operations director position as well as Ian Macgregor to the position of director of marketing.
–Wexxar Packaging Machinery (Delta British Columbia Canada) hired Phil Stokes as manager of engineering.
–ISO Poly Films (Gary Court SC) hired Randall Poore as director of sales and marketing for its laminated and specialty products division as well as Lonnie Chasteen to the position of director of technology and quality services.
–American Packaging Capital (Ormond Beach FL) hired Bob Marks as the Midwest regional sales director.
–The Graphic Arts Technical Foundation appointed Yves Rogivue CEO of Man Roland USA (Westmont IL) to its board of directors while Clay Oliff has joined MAN Roland’s (Offenbach Germany) Eastern region sales and service organization.
–The Institute of Packaging Professionals (Naperville IL) appointed Suzanne Fisher to its Council of Officers as vp chapters.
–Pliant Corp. (Schaumburg IL) appointed Pat MacMillan to its board of directors.
–DuPont Medical Packaging (Wilmington DE) named Miray Pereira global business manager.
–Automated Concepts (Council Bluffs IA) has promoted Rick Cox to the position of process development manager and also Troy Sather to the position of mfg. manager.