Tenneco: The automotive components and emissions products manufacturer has named Josep Fornos executive vice president, clean air. Fornos previously served as executive vice president, ride performance.
Crosspoint Kinetics: The developer of reusable energy products has named Amy Dobrikova (pictured) director of strategy and business development. Dobrikova previously served as vice president of sales and business development for Echo Automotive.
Trucost: The provider of corporate environmental performance data and analysis has hired Steve Bolton as project manager for its North America office of natural capital analysts. Bolton previously served as sustainability program manager for CFA Institute.
Eco Vessel: The hydration bottle and portable food storage container manufacturer has named Jim Lamancusa vice president of sales and marketing. Lamancusa previously served as director of sales and marketing for Oberalp Group.
Canadian Renewable Fuels Association: The renewable fuels nonprofit has announced that W. Scott Thurlow has stepped down as president and Andrea Kent has been named president. Kent previously served as vice president of communications at CRFA.
Algae Biomass Organization: The algae industry trade association has appointed Tim Burns chair and Martin Sabarsky vice chair of the organization’s board of directors for the 2014-2016 term. Burns is co-founder and board member of BioProcess Algae, and Sabarsky is chief executive officer of Cellana.
Paper Cup Recovery and Recycling Group: The paper cup recycling organization has appointed Neil Whittall of Huhtamaki as its chair along with the following executive board members: Adrian Pratt of Benders Paper Cups, Oliver Rosevear of Costa Coffee, Matt Spencer of Caffè Nero and Bradley Smith of Grundon Waste Management.
Positive Change Effie Award: The new award for recognizing brands that shift consumer behavior towards sustainable choices has named Keith Weed global chairman. Weed is chief marketing and communications officer for Unilever.