Paul F. Butts has been named to replace James Weber as vice president of investor relations at Owens-Illinois Inc., effective Jan. 1.
Mark Boss and Mimi Tarini, attorneys at Eastman & Smith Ltd. in downtown Toledo, have been promoted to partners.
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