Appleton Group/Emerson (Rosemont, Ill.): Dane Dreher has assumed new responsibilities as V.P. of Appleton Canada and will lead day-to-day operations, reporting directing to Appleton Group President Russ Kerstetter. Since joining Emerson in 1996, Dreher has held numerous positions in customer support, manufacturing, and inventory management. In 2007, he was named director of operations for Appleton Group. He replaces Harish Shinde, who was recently promoted to V.P. of strategy and customer care for Appleton Group's global operations.