Teadit North America of Pasadena, TX, has promoted Robbie Riggs to the position of vice president of sales and marketing. Working closely with the regional sales managers and technical support team, Riggs will have responsibility for all market strategies and sales performance.
People in Process
Toronto–based Canada Nickel Company Inc. has created a wholly-owned subsidiary, NetZero Metals, to begin the research and development of a processing facility that would be located in the Timmins, ON, region with the goal of utilizing existing technologies to produce zero-carbon nickel, cobalt and iron products.
The board of directors at Richards Industrials has announced the appointment of Jordan Bast as president and CEO. Bast is said to bring to the position a wealth of knowledge and experience in the valve industry on national and global levels.
Velan Inc. of Montreal, a manufacturer of industrial valves, has appointed Rejean Ostiguy as its new chief financial officer. He will be a key member of the company’s senior management team and is succeeding John Ball, who has been effectively carrying out his mandate as CFO since June 1, 2005.
Toronto-based Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO), the licensing and regulating body for professional engineers and engineering in the province, has installed Marisa Sterling, P.Eng., FEC, as its 101st president and eighth woman to lead its council during its virtual annual general meeting (AGM) on May 30.
The International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) of North Bethesda, MD, has announced that Thomas Hartman has been appointed as CEO and president. Hartman has a long history in the pharmaceutical industry, rising to the role of VP of GMP Operations, Biopharm CMC, for GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).
Marktech of Montreal has announced the addition of Tia Brown as a technical representative. With experience in the medical devices and pharmaceutical industries, Brown will offer solutions provided by the company’s suppliers to customers in Ontario, British Columbia, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, the company says.
Krohne Messtechnik GmbH, a manufacturer and supplier of solutions in industrial process instrumentation, has introduced a new management team. Dr. Michael Deilmann and Lars Lemke have been appointed as new managing directors and will lead the company together with Ingo Wald.
Cathy Buckingham, founder and president of Barrie, ON-based TNR Doors has handed over the reins of her long held leadership role to a new president, Marcus von Reden.
The board of directors of Canpotex Ltd. has announced the appointment of J. Gordon (Gord) McKenzie as president and chief executive officer of Canpotex, a Canadian potash exporter.