International Paper has made a number of personnel changes. Fred Towler was promoted to business manager for Commercial Printing & Imaging Papers, replacing Kevin Pearce, who has been named director of strategic planning for Printing & Communications Papers. Charles Greiner has assumed the position of senior vice president, Commercial Development, Printing Papers. Paul Herbert has been named senior vice president, Printing & Communications Papers. Thomas Kadien is now president of International Paper, Europe. Greg Gibson has been named vice president and general manager, Commercial Printing & Imaging Papers. Jon Ernst serves as business manager, Home & Office Papers. Finally, Tom Hamic has been named business manager, Specialty Papers.
William Tasker has joined Wikoff Color as director of special projects and business development. He is based out of Fort Mill, SC.
Pasquariello Graphics is now the exclusive distributor for Brandtjen & Kluge folding and gluing systems in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine and Connecticut.
Komori America announced that K-North Inc., of Mississauga, ON, is a new Komori dealer in Canada. K-North now services the Ontario and Western Canadian markets.
Consumables supplier Base-Line has announced two appointments. Anne Logman has been named operations manager and Yara Lalonde has been promoted to customer support supervisor.
KBA North America, Sheetfed Div., has named Michael Mugavero as its product manager for the eastern region and district sales manager for the metro New York region. Mugavero’s territory includes northern New Jersey, metro New York City, Long Island and the lower Hudson Valley.
Stora Enso North America was recently selected by xpedx’s TriState Group as “Mill of the Year.” xpedx is the largest merchant distributor of Stora Enso’s papers in North America. Several Stora Enso mills supply paper to the TriState Group. The TriState Group of xpedx covers Indiana, Kentucky and most of Ohio. Derrick Williams, senior account manager, and Andy Omark, central regional manager, received the award on behalf of Stora Enso North America.