People, Places & Things
CO-EX Corporation announced it
has appointed Michael V. Johnson
to the position of General Manager.
In his new position, Johnson will continue
to work closely with customers
Walter Siniscalchi has joined E &
T Plastics in the
position of Business
new role, Siniscalchi will be responsible
for new products, markets and
K. Crane Jr. as its newest manufacturer’s
representative for plastics distribution.
Crane, whose territory covers
the southeast United States, will
report to Thom Price, Eastern
Regional Sales Manager.
Bayer MaterialScience LLC (BMS)
announced the promotion of three
executives: Don Hummel, John Houston and Dr.
Haakan Jonsson – to new positions within the company.
Hummel has been appointed head of BMS Coatings,
Adhesives and Sealants (CAS) Global Product Management.
Houston has been appointed as Hummel’s successor to lead
BMS CAS Marketing/Business Development in the NAFTA
region. Houston is succeeded by Jonsson, who will lead the
BMS NAFTA Regional Service Center.
Bayer also announced Dr. Rainer Mellis has been
named Vice President of PCS Manufacturing at Bayer
MaterialScience’s Baytown site. Mellis will succeed Dr.
Lora Rand, who was recently appointed Facility Director of
BMS’ polycarbonate operations at the company’s Newark,
Vecoplan, LLC has promoted Mike
Wilhoit to the newly created position of
Vice President of Operations. Vecoplan
also named Todd Carswell Vice President
of Technical Services. Carswell’s
responsibilities will expand: in addition
to leading in the design of new technologies,
he will now be in charge of
Vecoplan’s Service Department.