Texbid, the technical textile industry's global exchange, announced today the appointments of James M. Buch as vice president - sales and Carla Doleman as director - sales.Eric Kamisher, CEO, said: "Both Jim and Carla possess valuable industry expertise that will enable us to augment our sales and marketing efforts across the entire industry supply chain."Prior to joining Texbid, Mr Buch served as global business director and director of sales, North America for the industrial coatings division of Cytec Industries, Inc. Carla Doleman was formerly global market development specialist at Wacker Silicones, a leading manufacturer of technical textile coatings. She has also held positions at Breed Technology and Levi Strauss & Co.