Personnel


  • Gillette: James Kilts

    Gillette: Chairman and chief executive officer James Kilts was named president. Mr. Kilts has served as chairman since January 2001 and chief executive officer since February 2001. He re-places former president Edward De-Graan, who was elected vice c…
    11.14.05

  • Chroma Corporation: Gary G. Bryan

    Chroma Corporation: Gary G. Bryan was named president and chief operating officer. Mr. Bryan most recently served as senior vice president. He succeeds John A. Ward, who retired. Robert D. Swain will continue in his role as chairman of the board and…
    11.14.05

  • Desert Whale Jojoba: Kim Swilpa

    Desert Whale Jojoba: Kim Swilpa was promoted to U.S. director of sales, responsible for managing East Coast and overseeing West Coast sales accounts. Amber Schwartz was promoted to technical director, responsible for customer technical support and ne…
    11.14.05

  • The Dow Chemical Company: Andrew Liveris

    The Dow Chemical Company: Andrew Liveris, business group president, performance chemicals, was appointed president and chief operating officer, responsible for Dow’s long-term strategy and organizational structure. He joined the company in 197…
    11.14.05

  • The Fuller Brush Company: Wayne T. Besler

    The Fuller Brush Company: Wayne T. Besler was appointed production manager, responsible for the filling, labeling, and packaging processes for the chemical products of The Fuller Brush Company, Cleaning Technologies Group and Stanley Home Products. H…
    11.14.05

  • Procter & Gamble: John P. Goodwin

    Procter & Gamble: The board of directors elected John P. Goodwin treasurer, effective Feb. 1. Mr. Goodwin is manager and assistant treasurer-investor relations and shareholder services.…
    11.14.05

  • BASF: Patrick M. Prevost

    BASF: Patrick M. Prevost was named executive vice president, responsible for BASF’s petrochemicals, performance chemicals, intermediates, inorganics, functional polymers and superabsorbents business in North America. In addition, he will manage…
    11.14.05

  • Treatt USA: John Lusk

    Treatt USA: John Lusk has been appointed sales account executive.…
    11.14.05

  • Archer Daniels Midland: Graham P. Keen

    Archer Daniels Midland: Graham P. Keen was named vice president, corporate marketing, responsible for centralizing the company’s business-to-business and consumer brand advertising and marketing programs. He joined the company in 1991, most rec…
    11.14.05

  • Ciba Specialty Chemicals: Thomas Koch

    Ciba Specialty Chemicals: Thomas Koch was elected head of law and environment and secretary of the board of directors, effective March 1. Mr. Koch previously served as general counsel Europe and director of public affairs, Eastman Kodak Europe. He su…
    11.14.05

  • Belle-Aire Fragrances: Tom Daly

    Belle-Aire Fragrances: Tom Daly was promoted to vice president of sales. He will oversee the national sales force, develop new business and supervise certain accounts. Previously, Mr. Daly was Southwest sales representative.…
    11.14.05

  • DuPont: Douglas Smith

    DuPont: Douglas Smith was named market segment manager, custom liquid colorants and fine particle dispersions, DuPont Specialty Colorants and Additives. He formerly served as OEM market segment manager for DuPont’s ink jet business.…
    11.14.05

  • Inter Parfums: Emily Newman Bond and Kate Sullivan

    Inter Parfums: Two additions were welcomed under the Diane von Furst-enberg brand. Emily Newman Bond was named vice president, marketing, training and public relations and Kate Sullivan was appointed vice president, international sales and marketing…
    11.14.05

  • Clariant Masterbatches Taps Iannuzzi, Smith

    Clariant Masterbatches: George Ian-nuzzi was appointed key account manager for the Personal Care Packaging Group, with on-site responsibilities for the new Color Works NYC Design Studio in New York, NY. Mr. Iannuzzi formerly served with Engelhard Cor…
    11.14.05

  • Colonial Chemical: Bill Marr

    l Colonial Chemical: Bill Marr of Choice Technologies has expanded his representation of the company from Ohio and Michigan to western New York state. Ron Gordon of Gordon Specifics, LLC, has been appointed sales representative in the northeastern U.…
    11.14.05

  • Givaudan: Caroline Sabas

    l Givaudan: Caroline Sabas has joined the perfumer team. Ms. Sabas previously served with Fragrance Resources for six years, and at Chanel in Paris.…
    11.14.05

  • IFF: Burton M. Tansky

    l International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF): Burton M. Tansky, president and chief executive officer of The Neiman Mar-cus Group, Inc., has been appointed to the board of directors. Mr. Tansky has held positions with Bergdorf Goodman and Saks Fift…
    11.14.05

  • TLMI: Francis D. Gerace

    Tag and Label Manufacturers, Inc. (TLMI): Francis D. Gerace, chief executive officer of Multi-Color Corp., was elected to the board of directors. Mr. Gerace has also served on the board of Strategic Business Systems and in management positions with C…
    11.14.05

  • Goldschmidt: David Del Guercio

    l Goldschmidt Chemical: David Del Guercio has been named business director, textile care business line, responsible for the management, growth and optimization resulting from the strategic business plan and the development of new technology platforms…
    11.14.05

  • Lancaster Group: Axel Dietz

    l Lancaster Group: Axel Dietz has been named senior vice president, commercial. He will be based in Paris. He formerly served as president, retail division, Wella AG, for four years, where he successfully grew the hair care business. Patrick de Lambi…
    11.14.05