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Susan Richman joins pet-product maker Doskocil.
Michelle GabrielleMarch 29, 2001
  • Doskocil Manufacturing Co. Inc., a maker of plastic pet- related products and carriers for sporting equipment, is sporting a new key executive. Susan Richman has been named VP and CFO to the Arlington, Tex.-based company. She joins Doskocil from Four Seasons, a division of Standard Motor Products, where she was a director of finance and operations.
  • Miller’s Crossing: NexTrend Technologies Inc., a Dallas- based provider of financial-analysis and trading software, announced its appointement of Philip Miller as VP and CFO. He previously worked for various startup companies and assisted in the initial public offerings of Micrografx Inc. and El Chico Corp.
  • Paul E. Blevins is getting his juices flowing for his new CFO gig at Onsite Entergy Corp. Blevins joins the Carlsbad, Calif.-based energy-service company from Space Electronics Inc., where he was CFO and VP of operations.

Building materials company Armstrong Holdings Inc. got a firm grip on former Harsco Corp. executive Leonard Campanaro as its SVP and CFO. Campanaro succeeds E. Follin Smith, who resigned effective March 30 to pursue other professional opportunities. Campanaro, who was president and COO at industrial-products company Harsco, will start at Camp Hill, Penn.-based Armstrong on April 2.

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