CARPINTERIA, CA - NuSil Technology LLC, a leader in high-performance, high-purity silicones, has appointed Charles Kummeth to its board of directors. Kummeth is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Bio-Techne, a global life sciences company providing bioactive tools and resources for the research and clinical diagnostic communities.

"I am delighted that Chuck has agreed to join the NuSil Board," said Ernest Waaser, Chief Executive Officer of NuSil Technology. "He brings over 30 years of global business and life sciences experience that will be invaluable to us as we continue to implement our strategy of accelerated growth and expansion in the life sciences and advanced engineering markets."