Xaloy Names New Marketing Manager

Calascibetti brings 15 years of industry expertise to role

Austintown, OH US – WEBWIRE

Xaloy is pleased to announce that Stephanie Calascibetti has joined as its new marketing manager.

Xaloy is a leading manufacturer of plasticizing components for injection and extrusion machinery for the global plastic processing industry. Calascibetti will be responsible for translating the company’s business objectives into marketing strategies that drive revenue.

“We are very excited to have Stephanie on our team. Her experience in all aspects of marketing and her skillset around manufacturing will allow us to capitalize on the history and strength of the Xaloy brand as we continue to innovate and grow,” said Seeni Congivaram, global vice president, commercial.

Calascibetti holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Cleveland State University and brings more 15 years of expertise in digital marketing, reporting analytics and content creation to Xaloy. She has a track record of successfully building and implementing campaigns that deliver results, working at Swiger Coil Systems, Radix Wire and Cable, and most recently, Valtronic in Solon, Ohio.

At Xaloy, Calascibetti will lead global marketing initiatives, including product launches, advertising campaigns, promotional support programs, market research and trade shows to build awareness for the company. She will work closely with Xaloy’s product, technical and sales teams to develop products and programs that will help reach end-users more effectively.

Founded in 1929, Xaloy LLC is a global leader in high-performance machinery components and equipment for the plastics industry. Xaloy has one of the largest screw and barrel design portfolios, world-class manufacturing capabilities and a global sales and customer support team. Xaloy’s deep technological and engineering expertise has helped improve quality and throughput for plastics processors. Among the company’s accomplishments is inventing the first tungsten carbide barrel to withstand extreme wear and corrosive environments. Xaloy has manufacturing plants in the United States and Thailand, a sales office in Germany, and a network of sales agents around the globe.

Altair Names CaeTek Channel Partner for the Nordic and Baltic Regions


Altair (Nasdaq: ALTR), the global leader converging simulation, HPC, and AI, announced today that CaeTek has joined Altair’s growing channel partner network. CaeTek will offer its customers in the Nordic and Baltic regions all of Altair’s simulation, data analytics, and HPC solutions. With a strong focus on simulation, CaeTek covers the entire range of physics, including structures, multiphysics, thermal and fluid simulation, and more, and provides the best solutions to simulate any physical phenomena that a product design process may require.

CaeTek’s mission is to empower all engineering companies to design, innovate, and optimize products and processes. In addition to software solutions, the company will also provide local support and training for Altair simulation solutions, so customers receive the best value for their investment.

“We are very happy that CaeTek has joined our growing network of resellers as we scale accessibility of our solutions around the globe,” said Peter Dobszai, managing director Nordics, Altair. “Despite its youth, the CaeTek team has more than 35 years of experience in product development and, with its local presence in Finland and Denmark, will deliver best in class knowledge and support for customers in the Nordic and Baltic regions.”

“We look forward to a long and successful partnership with Altair. Our customers now have access to high fidelity technology solutions that provide unmatched insights to make faster and more informed decisions,” said Mika Ketola, account manager, CaeTek Oy. “With our dedicated team, we will collaborate closer with our mutual customers and ensure optimal conditions for their business every single day.”

Altair works with a global network of channel and technology partners. To learn more or to become a partner, visit: https://www.altair.com/partners/.

About Altair (Nasdaq: ALTR)

Altair is a global technology company providing software and cloud solutions in the areas of simulation, high-performance computing (HPC), and artificial intelligence (AI). Altair enables organizations across broad industry segments to compete more effectively in a connected world while creating a more sustainable future. To learn more, please visit www.altair.com.

Salt Lake Tribune Names JourneyTEAM a Winner of the Top Workplaces 2021 Award

“Through our relentless pursuit of excellence, we simplify and effectively use technology to create a positive, lasting impact on the world.” –JourneyTEAM Mission Statement

JourneyTEAM has been awarded the honor of the Salt Lake Tribune Top Workplaces. This honor is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner, Energage LLC. The anonymous survey uniquely measures 15 culture drivers that are critical to the success of any organization, including alignment, execution, and connection, just to name a few.

“During this very challenging time, Top Workplaces has proven to be a beacon of light for organizations, as well as a sign of resiliency and strong business performance,” said Eric Rubino, Energage CEO. “When you give your employees a voice, you come together to navigate challenges and shape your path forward. Top Workplaces draw on real-time insights into what works best for their organization, so they can make informed decisions that have a positive impact on their people and their business.”

JourneyTEAM strives to live by this standard by effectively communicating expectations both within their organization and with their clients. JourneyTEAM’s CEO, Brian Tenney, states “Our company culture is key to our success. We believe if we cultivate a culture where our employees feel empowered and enjoy coming to work, we can create an environment that allows everyone to do their best work, which helps us make positive change for our clients.” The JourneyTEAM mission statement aligns with this, as it states, “Through our relentless pursuit of excellence, we simplify and effectively use technology to create a positive, lasting impact on the world.”

JourneyTEAM provides consultation, training, and implementation in the United States for organizations using Business Enterprise Applications. JourneyTEAM is an award-winning Microsoft Partner that helps implement Microsoft Dynamics 365, Microsoft Power Platform, SharePoint Intranet, Microsoft 365, and Microsoft Azure. They develop and deploy full business technology solutions that help leading global companies across several industries, including Finance, Manufacturing, Media & Communications, and Healthcare, get to market faster and achieve continued success.

The Salt Lake Tribune Top Workplaces 2021

About Energage
Making the world a better place to work together.™
Energage is a purpose-driven company that helps organizations turn employee feedback into useful business intelligence and credible employer recognition through Top Workplaces. Built on 14 years of culture research and the results from 23 million employees surveyed across more than 70,000 organizations, Energage delivers the most accurate competitive benchmark available. With access to a unique combination of patented analytic tools and expert guidance, Energage customers lead the competition with an engaged workforce and an opportunity to gain recognition for their people-first approach to culture. For more information or to nominate your organization, visit energage.com or topworkplaces.com.

Canada – NFB names Osas Eweka-Smith as Publicist and Public Relations Officer based in Halifax. With this position, NFB’s media relations team now reaches from Atlantic to Pacific.

Montreal – National Film Board of Canada (NFB)

The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) has named Osas Eweka-Smith as its new Publicist and Public Relations Officer, based in the NFB’s Halifax office. She will be working on media relations campaigns as well as public relations outreach.

Osas will be working in close collaboration with the Quebec-Atlantic Studio, along with creators and communities across Atlantic Canada. Reporting to Magalie Boutin, the NFB’s Montreal-based Head of Media Relations, Osas will contribute to the NFB’s strong presence serving Quebec’s English-language communities.

The decision to base this position in Atlantic Canada underscores the NFB’s commitment to reflecting stories and issues from every part of country, with an NFB media relations team that now reaches from Atlantic to Pacific and has deep ties to local communities.

The Canadian Francophonie Studio will continue to be served by the NFB’s team of francophone publicists, in addition to the on-the-ground expertise of our freelance publicist Madeleine Blanchard.

She will initially be working remotely from her current home in Alberta, before relocating in January to Halifax, her hometown for more than 10 years, where she will reunite with family, friends and her extensive industry ties in Nova Scotia.

About Osas Eweka-Smith

Osas is an International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) award-winning communicator with 12 years of experience in public relations and communications. Over the years, she has worked for the Government of Alberta, City of Edmonton, Alberta Legal Information Society, Covenant Health and the University of Alberta. 

Outside of PR/communications, Osas is an emerging filmmaker. She is passionate about using film to tell stories that keep her grounded in her Nigerian (Bini) roots, elevate the human spirit and bring marginalized voices to the forefront. In 2020, she debuted her first film, Beyond Curls & Kinks. The film screened at Canadian film festivals including the Halifax Black Film Festival, Calgary International Film Festival and the Emerging Lens Cultural Film Festival, where it received Best Documentary and Audience Choice awards.

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Morris Hall, PLLC Names New Equity Partner, Jonathan Linford

 Morris Hall has been serving clients for over 50 years and is a premier estate planning law firm. Morris Hall is also a proud member of the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys.

Morris Hall, PLLC (MH), the largest estate planning law firm in Arizona, is pleased to announce Jonathan (Jon) Linford was named equity partner Sept. 7, 2021. Jon has been with the firm for over five years and a non-equity partner for over a year.

“Jon has represented clients and the firm in an exemplary manner and has wisdom beyond his years,” commented Senior Partner Tim Hall. “He is a great team player and has concern for the welfare of his clients and the good of the community.”

When Jon first joined the firm, he was charged with maintaining and serving Morris Hall’s northern Arizona clients. Jon established himself as the type of attorney that not only provided top-notch guidance and advice, but also showed compassion and empathy, which are traits Morris Hall is known for.

Over the years, Jon has demonstrated his value to the firm and the clients he serves. Jon’s elevation to equity partner ensures that Morris Hall is in good hands for years to come.

Jon said, “I am truly honored to be able to continue to progress with Morris Hall. Our outstanding team allows us to provide the best service to our clients and community. I look forward to continuing that service as a leader in the firm.”

Jon and his wife, Maurine, currently reside in Clarkdale, Arizona with their four children. He enjoys spending much of his time outdoors, including hiking and mountain biking.

To arrange an interview, please contact Amy Riter at (602) 249-1328.


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