AstenJohnson Names Dan Cappell President/CEO
June 19, 2006 - Paper machine clothing producer AstenJohnson has named Daniel D. Cappell as president and chief executive officer of the company, effective October 1. He will succeed William A. Finn, who will remain Chairman of the Board.
Cappell joined the company in 1984 and has been President and Chief Operating Officer since 1999. He has also been President/General Manager for the company's forming fabric operations in Appleton, WI, and led the North American sales and marketing organization as Vice President and General Manager. He is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and the Harvard Business School Advanced Management Program.