SATO America Inc., Charlotte, N.C., named Cynthia Jameson technical writer and Greg Simmons technical support supervisor.

PMMI, Arlington, Va., announced its 2008 board of directors members are: Jack Aguero, vice president of business development and marketing,ProMach Inc.; Matt Lerner, executive vice president, Automated Packaging Systems Inc.; Neal F. Nordlin, president and chief executive officer,Multifeeder Technology Inc.; and Robert M. Storms, director of sales and marketing ofMoen Industries.

Siemens Energy & Automation Inc., Atlanta, appointed Arun Jain vice president of the Food and Beverage Center of Competence.

VT Specialized Vehicles Corp., Washington, N.C., a Vision Technologies Systems Inc. company, hired Tracey Maynor as senior vice president of sales and operations.

Ozburn-Hessey Logistics, Brentwood, Tenn., hired Charlie Pinto as executive vice president of human resources.