Tooling Tech Group hired Russ Senkowski as business development manager within its Die Design and Stamping division. Senkowski will be responsible for developing new customers for the progressive stamping dies and short-run production area and creating synergy with sales managers in the composites, thermoforming, die casting and automation sectors. He brings more than 30 years of tooling and stamping experience. The company also hired Mark Alfes as general manager for its automated systems division. Alfes has more than 30 years of experience in the automotive industry, with a focus on automation and business development.