People in the News.Peter Elverding named DSM 1. DSM - Data Structure Manager.
An object-oriented language by J.E. Rumbaugh and M.E. Loomis of GE, similar to C++. It is used in implementation of CAD/CAE software. DSM is written in DSM and C and produces C as output. chairman
DSM named Peter Elverding chairman of the managing board. He will succeed Simon de Bree, who will retire. Elverding has been a member of the DSM managing board since 1995. He was born in the Netherlands and studied Dutch law at the University of Amsterdam, specializing in labor law labor law, legislation dealing with human beings in their capacity as workers or wage earners. The Industrial Revolution, by introducing the machine and factory production, greatly expanded the class of workers dependent on wages as their source of income. and organizational analysis. Since he joined DSM he has held management positions within the company, including DSM Resins and DSM Research. Elverding holds posts in social organizations, including his membership on the Supervisory Board Supervisory board
The board of directors that represents stakeholders in the governance of the corporation. of Maastricht University. Jan Dopper has been appointed to the managing board of DSM.
James F. Mason was promoted to technical manager for Elf Atochem's oil projects division.
Clariant Masterbatches appointed John Lindstrom technical director for its midwest region.
Enrique Bolafios was appointed president and chief executive officer of Flexsys.
Cooper Tire & Rubber promoted Philip Weaver to vice president and chief financial officer.
Dr. William G. Light has been appointed general manager for Osmonics' Vista, CA operations.
Stephanie W. Bergeron will join Goodyear as vice president and treasurer. The company also appointed Tom Grolemund as operations manager See datacenter manager. for its Niagara Falls Niagara Falls, waterfall, United States and Canada
Niagara Falls, in the Niagara River, W N.Y. and S Ont., Canada; one of the most famous spectacles in North America. The falls are on the international line between the cities of Niagara Falls, N.Y. plant, and John Carnahan as manager of its synthetic rubber synthetic rubber: see rubber. plant in Houston. Goodyear also elected Hugh D. Pace as vice president of the company's Asia region, and Donald D. Harper as vice president of human resources, planning, development and change.
AlliedSignal named Gary Cap pellne president of specialty chemicals.
Columbian Chemicals Company named Nick Colletti seniorvice president for global manufacturing. Mark Spencer was named vice president for human resources.
Clariant Masterbatches Division named Walter Purtschert senior vice president for the Asia/Pacific region.
Michael Baker was named general manager of Alpha Associates' High Performance Division, and Wes Barnshaw was appointed operations manager.
Osmonics appointed Roger S. Miller senior vice president, corporate sales and marketing.
Arnt Kristian Barsten was named manager, marketing development, Europe and Middle East, for Magnatech International.
Tony Newell was promoted to global marketing manager for Clariant Masterbatches Division.
Millenium Inorganic Chemicals named Bruce A. Zwicker vice president, global coating business. The company also named Martin J. Etzel business director, global plastics business, and Randy A. Hempel business director, global paper and anatase an·a·tase
A rare blue or light yellow to brown crystalline mineral, the rarest of three forms of titanium dioxide, TiO2, used as a pigment, especially in paint. business.
Tom Connelly joined Federal Mogul as director, sales, east central. Dave Carter also joined the company as director, sales, west central. Dan DiTommaso was named director, sales, east, and Ed Szubielski was named director, sales west.
Dr. Mustapha M. Nadoma was named director of the Rubber Research Institute of Nigeria.
Steven F. Teslik has been named RMA's vice president, market information services See Information Systems. .
Dennis Swick has been elected 1999 chairman of the Automotive Chemical Manufacturers Council.
Cecil W. Schneider of Marietta, GA was named president of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers The Society of Manufacturing Engineers  (SME) is dedicated to bringing people and information together to advance manufacturing knowledge. SME is internationally recognized by manufacturing practitioners, companies and other organizations as a source for information, for 1999.