HIRES NEW GENERAL MANAGER
International Barrier Technology,
Inc., a manufacturer of fire resistant
building materials, has hired
Janice B. Loebel as general manager,
U.S. operations. In her new role,
Loebel will manage the expansion of
Barrier’s manufacturing capacity
and operations. She has more than
25 years of executive experience covering
engineering, operations, marketing
and sales, corporate strategy
and profit and loss performance.
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