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Executive Action

  • BRC selects sales and marketing director

    AUBURN HILLS, Mich.—BRC Rubber & Plastics, a manufacturer of rubber and plastic components for automotive and industrial applications, has named Scott Wellman as its director of sales and marketing.

  • Kullman to step down as DuPont CEO

    WILMINGTON, Del.—Ellen Kullman is stepping down as CEO and chairman of DuPont Co. on Oct. 16, while the Wilmington-based chemical giant has decreased its earnings outlook for the year.

  • News Briefs

    Trelleborg names Astarita senior VP, human resources STOCKHOLM, Sweden?Trelleborg A.B. has named Paolo Astarita as its new senior vice president, human resources, for the Trelleborg Group. He will be a member of group management. He succeeds...

  • Toyo appoints chairman

    OSAKA, Japan—Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. Ltd. has nominated a new chairman and president, as well as four new director candidates, to be voted on at an extraordinary meeting of shareholders on Nov. 12. The firm has named Katsumi Komaguchi as the...

  • West appoints chief HR officer

    EXTON, Pa.—West Pharmaceutical Services has named Annette Favorite senior vice president and chief human resources officer, effective Oct. 5.

  • Avon appoints new CEO

    MELKSHAM, England—Avon Rubber has appointed Rob Rennie as its new CEO, effective Dec. 1. He replaces Peter Slabbert who retired on Sept. 30.