Roderic Fink, former owner and shareholder of Acme Cryogenics, Allentown, Pa., was awarded the H. Emerson Thomas Award for Lifetime Achievement at the Compressed Gas Association’s safety awards banquet.

Roderic Fink , former owner and shareholder ofAcme Cryogenics, Allentown, Pa., was awarded the H. Emerson Thomas Award for Lifetime Achievement at theCompressed Gas Association’ssafety awards banquet in March. The award is presented to individuals involved in CGA activities in recognition of leadership in standards development, safety procedures and/or regulatory affairs.

Mott Corp., Farmington, Conn., promotedGary Scaifeto vice president and CFO. In addition, he was elected to the board of directors. Also, Mott promotedSusanne D. Spargoto the position of vice president, human resources.

Yolande Burnhamwas named president ofA.W. Lake Co.as well asSheepscot Dispensing Systems (SDS), companies ofTASI Group. Burnham will be based at the A.W. Lake headquarters in Franksville, Wis.

Nick Honkowas named director of global sales forKathabar Dehumidification Systems Inc., Somerset, N.J. Honko will focus on business development, sales engineering and project management for the newly formed subsidiary ofNiagara Blower Co., Buffalo, N.Y. Niagara acquired the assets ofKathabar Inc. in January 2008.

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