SOURCE: Koninklijke Ten Cate NV

April 01, 2011 02:21 ET

Btw I hada tro noteTenCate appoints ir. Guido Vliegen as Global Group Director TenCate Grass

ALMELO, NETHERLANDS--(Marketwire - April 1, 2011) - The Executive Board of Royal Ten Cate (TenCate) has appointed ir. Guido Vliegen(44) as Global Group Director TenCate Grass, effective April 1st 2011.

Mr. Vliegen is a graduate of Eindhoven University of Technology (Netherlands). Since 1998, Mr Vliegen has held several management positions at TenCate Protective Fabrics EMEA (Nijverdal, the Netherlands) and North America (Atlanta, US). In January 2009 Mr Vliegen was appointed as Managing Director of TenCate Grass North America based in Dayton (Tennesee, US). Since October 2009 Mr Vliegen was responsible for the marketing and sales of synthetic turf as Global Commercial Director TenCate Grass.

In his new position Mr Vliegen will be responsible for all TenCate Grass activities worldwide and will be a member of the TenCate Strategic Platform.

Royal Ten Cate

Almelo, the Netherlands, Friday 1 April 2011

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Royal Ten Cate (TenCate) is a multinational company that combines textile technology with chemical processes and material technology in the development and production of functional materials with distinctive characteristics. TenCate products are sold throughout the world.

Systems and materials from TenCate come under four areas of applications: safety and protection; space and aerospace; infrastructure and the environment; sport and recreation. TenCate occupies leading positions in protective fabrics, composites for space and aerospace, antiballistics, geosynthetics and synthetic turf. TenCate is listed on NYSE Euronext (AMX).

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