ADCO Manufacturing (Sanger CA) hired Paul Kessock as vp of sales.
Westvaco Brand Security (Stamford CT) named Jacob Scherf regional dir. Europe and Asia.
Lasertechnics (Albuquerque NM) promoted Robert Klumpp to the position of president.
Sig Combibloc (Columbus OH) named Ben Hamer president and CEO.
Daniel Abramowicz executive vp of corporate technologies at Crown Cork & Seal (Philadelphia PA) was named to Clemson University’s Packaging Advisory Board.
Mike May was promoted to dir. of sales and marketing for Hayssen (Duncan SC).
Tom Patnaik was appointed as marketing mgr. at Simco (Glenview IL).
Dennis Calamusa was appointed as a sales representative for the North American market by Chori America Inc. (Sarasota FL).
Bosch Rexroth (Hoffman Estates IL) named James F. Brys as vp automotive and Great Lakes region and Paul A. Swann as vp West and Southwest regions. Joe Biondo was promoted to mgr. of market planning.
Sonoco named Patrick Keese as div. vp of consumer products Europe; Tom Coker as div. vp and gen. mgr. of flexible packaging; and Eddie Smith vp of customer development.