Ceramic Industry

Saint-Gobain Abrasives Announces Leadership Changes (1/23/07)

January 23, 2007

Joseph H. Menendez has been appointed president of Saint-Gobain Abrasives, effective immediately. Responsible for all of Saint-Gobain Abrasives’ worldwide operations, he maintains offices in Worcester, Mass., and Paris, France. Menendez had been vice president of Saint-Gobain Abrasives North America since 2005. In addition, Mark Rayfield has been appointed vice president and general manager for Saint-Gobain Abrasives North America. Rayfield joined Saint-Gobain Abrasives in 1999 and was most recently vice president of sales and marketing.

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