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Watson Standard makes new appointments

September 21, 2011

Watson Standard has named Cynthia Blomquist as its environmental, health and safety manager. Blomquist’s previous employers include P3Pro, Premier Environmental Services and AECOM. She is responsible for ensuring Watson’s compliance with federal, state and local environmental, health and safety requirements and management of all related programs.

In its manufacturing division, Watson Standard appointed Wesley Horton assistant director of manufacturing and Richard Newman as process and maintenance engineer.
Horton’s previous experience includes professional managerial roles with other ISO 9001 certified companies. Prior to joining Watson Standard Company, he served as vice president of manufacturing for a powder metal manufacturer.

Newman will be responsible for company-wide engineering processes and maintenance for all Watson Standard locations. His background includes extensive engineering, batch operation, process control and plant maintenance experience in the chemical industry.