August 15, 2009, Akron, Oh., USA - FirstEnergy Corp. has announced that William R. Ridmann has been promoted to vice president, Rates and Regulatory Affairs, succeeding David M. Blank, who has elected to retire.
August 15, 2009, Chatsworth, Ca., USA - Aitech Defense Systems, a manufacturer of open architecture electronic systems for aerospace applications, has announced that Shephard Girion has been named general manager.
August 15, 2009, Irving, Tx., USA - Commercial Metals Company announced that the Board of Directors has elected Ann J. Bruder as vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, effective September 1.
August 14, 2009, Pittsburgh, Pa., USA - Tube City, a global provider of products to steel mills, announced that Joseph Curtin has been named President and CEO of Tube City IMS Corporation and its subsidiary Tube City IMS, LLC.
August 14, 2009, Omaha, Neb., USA - Continuum Worldwide, an consulting company, announces that it has named Cheryl L. Jones as President.
August 14, 2009, Newport Beach, Ca., USA - Pimco, a global investment management firm, announced that it has hired Marc P. Seidner as an Executive Vice President and Portfolio Manager, effective August 17.
August 14, 2009, Peorita, Ill., USA - Caterpillar Inc. announced Vice President Sid Banwart will retire effective October 1, 2009, after more than 41 years with the company.