DAIKIN HIRES NEW PERSONEL
Daikin America, has hired Steve
Mariconti as technical service and
applications development manager for
DAI-EL high performance fluoroelastomers.
He brings more than 20 years
of experience in the elastomer industry.
ACE HARDWARE NAMES ELMORE
AS VP INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Ace Hardware Corp. has named
Michael Elmore vice president information
technology for Ace Hardware
Corp. Elmore will direct Ace’s information
technology operations and expansion
both at retail and wholesale.
DSM HIRES VAN LEEN
DSM has appointed Rob van Leen to the
newly created position of chief innovation
officer. van Leen has worked for
DSM since 1987 and has held various
in the company.
In his new position,
he will focus
on the company’s
new strategy of
and innovation and
new business development.
OF SALES AND
appointed Phil A.
Scafido senior vice
of sales and marketing,
based at its
Scafido will be
responsible for all
sales and marketing
efforts in North
America. He succeeds
who was appointed president of
Chemcentral Australia Pty.
SOLVAY CHEMICALS NAMES
HOGAN PRESIDENT AND CEO
Richard Hogan has been named presi
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