Two new appointments at WILBUR CURTIS CO.: Ron Contaxis has been named regional sales v.p. for Curtis’ Northern Region territory. Contaxis, a 25-year coffee industry vet, joins Wilbur Curtis from Rockline Industries. And Dan Schneider has been promoted to national accounts v.p. Schneider has been with Curtis for nine years as Midwest regional sales manager and sales v.p. The commercial coffee and tea brewing equipment maker is headquartered in Montebello, Calif.