Thermacore(Lancaster, Pa.) acquiredPittsburgh Materials Technology(Jefferson Hills, Pa.).

Component Hardware Group(Lakewood, N.J.) namedEd Whartnaby(right) as executive vice president of sales and marketing.

Master-Bilt(New Albany, Miss.) appointedDynamic Equipment Solutions(San Juan Capistrano, Calif.) as sales representative group for the Southern California and southern Nevada markets.

Daikin AC (Americas) Inc.(Carrollton, Texas) namedBrian Seidermanas branch manager of the West region.

Publication date:05/31/2010