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  • Paul Godwin took over the position as president and CEO of battenfeld-cincinnati USA. Godwin brings extensive experience in extrusion processes, materials and equipment. He started his career with Dow Chemical in 1979 and held professional assignments with Bayer, HPM and Maag prior to joining battenfeld-cincinnati USA, where he led sales and marketing and, most recently, the engineering... more »
  • TigerStop LLC hired Rakesh Sridharan, formerly of the Leatherman Tool Group, as the company’s new CEO of worldwide operations.   Sridharan comes to TigerStop from Leatherman Tool Group where initially he was vice president of operations, and most recently the president of LED LENSER out of Germany, a subsidiary of Leatherman Tool Group. Prior to joining the Leatherman Tool Group,... more »
  • BlueTarp Financial hired Shaun Nelson as regional sales manager in the Midwest, covering Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota. Nelson has over 25 years in the building supply industry. Previously, he was the regional manager at Snappy ADP where he managed a four-state territory. He has also held positions in the window and door industry with Velux, Pella and Milgard... more »
  • The Marvin Cos. appointed Krischelle Tennessen to the newly created position of chief human resources officer. In her new role, Tennessen is responsible for driving the company’s long-term human resources vision and strategy. She will be based at the company’s Warroad headquarters and will report to Paul Marvin, president. Most recently, Tennessen was senior vice president of grow... more »
  • Ventana USA promoted Anne Wittman to customer support supervisor. Wittman has worked as a customer support representative with Ventana for over 15 years in both fence and window sales. In her new position, Wittman will focus on interaction with production and developing customer relationships to advance the company's service and sales goals. more »
  • Weather Shield Windows & Doors promoted Dave Koester to the newly created position of corporate training manager. Koester will lead the company’s sales training initiatives and develop a comprehensive sales training program for employees and dealers. Koester has worked at Weather Shield for 28 years in a variety of positions, most recently as brand manager. He has also held positions... more »
  • Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. appointed Tracey Belcourt as the senior vice president of global growth and development. Belcourt brings more than 17 years of experience in global strategy, mergers and acquisitions and business development. She comes to Fortune Brands from Mondelez International Inc. where she spent four years as the executive vice president of strategy focused on... more »
  • Pella Corp. added Emily Videtto as its new chief marketing officer. Videtto comes to Pella Corp. from roofing manufacturer GAF. She started there in 2004 as marketing analyst and continued to grow within the company, holding positions such as senior product manager and director of shingles and new product development. Most recently, Videtto was vice president of residential marketing and new... more »
  • Adrian  Poulter Cox DeMeulenaere Pella Corp. filled four new vice president positions with internal employees: Cole Adrian, divisional vice president of luxury; Matt Poulter, divisional vice president of direct sales; Ben Cox, divisional vice president of sales subsidiaries; and Bill DeMeulenaere, vice president. Adrian has been with Pella for 20 years when he joined the... more »
  • Premier Building Solutions added Victor Traganza, compounding manager, to its growing staff. As a compounding manager, Traganza will oversee the production process from start to finish, as well as a staff of production employees. Traganza comes to Premier with 25 years experience working in the sealant and adhesive industry. Most recently, he was employed by Kraft Heinz as a materials manager.... more »