HAHN MAKES HIRES: Hahn International Ltd., the Stamford, Conn.-based textile consulting firm run by former Cotton Incorporated chief Nick Hahn, recently expanded its staff.
Jim Langlois, formerly vice president and area director of North America for Werner International, was named executive director. He will focus on strategic consulting activities.
Wolfgang Strahl, who had been senior vice president of textile research and development at Cotton Inc., was named senior director, focusing on product development.
Laurie Hipple-Perrone and Tamara Costello were named directors.
Hipple-Perrone last served as a senior consultant at Werner and prior to that she was a freelance designer for Jones New York. Costello was manager of marketing research at Werner.