–Jacques Azancot was appointed chairman of the board of directors of Cermex (Corcelles-les-Citeaux France).
–Biner Ellison (Los Angeles CA) hired Ralph Torres as vp of sales and marketing.
–Weber Marking Systems (Arlington Heights IL) promoted Jim Nash to the position of national sales dir.
–Westvaco Brand Security (Stamford CT) named Adrian Simmons manager of security systems Europe.
–Hueck Foils LLC (Wall NJ) appointed Manfred Gerhard Rauer to the position of plant manager for its Blythewood SC manufacturing center.
–Adhesives Research Inc. (Glen Rock PA) hired Troy D. Folkins as sales representative for the Northeastern Territory Splicing Business Unit.