Anchor Glass Container Corporation has appointed two people to its the senior leadership team.

Bill Powers (pictured) will serve as the Executive Vice President of Operations. Powers, who has a B.S. in Chemical Engineering, joins Anchor Glass after having spent 27 years with The Dow Chemical Company.

Powers recently held the position of Vice President of Operations at Fibrant.

Sam Hijab has been named General Counsel and Vice President of Legal. Hijab has been with Anchor Glass for more than eight years.

Prior to joining the company, Hijab practiced law in Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C. He is a graduate of the Temple University School of Law.