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The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) organizational member and accredited standards developer, recently named Scott Belcher to the newly created position of CEO. In this role, he will have responsibility for managing TIA's overall operations and providing long-term strategic direction. He will assume the new position on November 9, 2014. TIA President Grant Seiffert will report to CEO Belcher.
Mr. Belcher brings more than 25 years of public and private sector management experience, and most recently served as the President and CEO of the Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITS America).
TIA represents manufacturers and suppliers of global communications networks through standards development, policy and advocacy, business opportunities, market intelligence, and events and networking.
NSF International, an ANSI organizational member and audited designator, has added two members to its global food safety leadership team. David Richardson has been promoted to vice president of Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and Serban Teodoresco has been appointed as global managing director of NSF International's Consulting and Technical Group. Both will play key roles in expanding NSF International's food safety and quality services including global food safety certification, food fraud prevention and integrated risk management.
NSF International is a global independent organization that writes standards, and tests and certifies products for the water, food, health sciences and consumer goods industries to minimize adverse health effects and protect the environment.
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