Dan Dix, innovation and technical manager of Herculite Products Inc., Emigsville, Pa., passed away April 23. Dix served as director and vice chair of the Fabric Graphics Association board of Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI). He was well known for his sense of humor and gregarious laugh. Through his encouragement, Dix inspired others in the industry to get involved with IFAI and supporting organizations. In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that contributions may be made to Paralyzed Veterans of America at www.pva.org. More information about Dix’s life can be found in his obituary.