Personnel


  • Clariant Appoints Execs

    Clariant: The pigments & additives division recently restructured its market segment managers—Mel Wilson, resins and fibers; Angelo Sappio, processors; Martin John, masterbatches and compounders and Wolfgang Schlecht, specialty polymers. Ro…
    11.14.05

  • Masterbatches Division: Dominik Von Bertrab

    Under the masterbatches division, Dominik von Bertrab was named division head, succeeding Nico Gontha who was named to the textile, leather & paper chemicals division. Stephen R. Brown was appointed divisional controller and head of business proc…
    11.14.05

  • Quality Colours: Brien Green

    As part of the integration of Quality Colours into Clariant Masterbatches Canada/Northwestern U.S., Brien Green was promoted from Quality Colour sales manager to sales manager. Sean McVicker was appointed sales representative. Eric Teoh was promoted…
    11.14.05

  • CPL Aromas: Former Takasago

    CPL Aromas: Former Takasago executive Dominique Preyssas has been named executive perfumer of the global perfumery team. He is based in Paris.…
    11.14.05

  • Zirh International: Nicholas Ratut

    l Zirh International: Nicholas Ratut was named executive vice president and chief operating officer. He previously served as a consultant to Zirh, and prior he served as executive vice president and chief operating officer, Adipar.…
    11.14.05

  • Raani: Bob Brown

    Raani: Bob Brown has been named national sales manager, responsible for Raani’s national account sales and service programs. He has had extensive experience in contract packaging sales.…
    11.14.05

  • Kemin Foods: Richard L. Roberts

    Kemin Foods: Richard L. Roberts has been appointed technical service manager, personal care and cosmetics, responsible for initiating tests and projects with customers, designing protocols, coordinating testing with customer lab services and reportin…
    11.14.05

  • ZOtos INternational: Angelia Polsinelli

    Zotos International: Angelia Polsinelli has been named director of education, Joico and ISO, responsible for overseeing all education and training and Joico independent consultant activities. Ms. Polsinelli previously served as senior director of glo…
    11.14.05

  • Revlon: Stephanie Klein

    Revlon: Stephanie Klein Peponis has been appointed to the newly created position of executive vice president, chief planning and business development officer. Ms. Peponis will be responsible for supporting the ongoing development and refinement of th…
    11.14.05

  • Dial Corp: Joy A. Amundson

    Dial Corp.: Stockholders of Dial Corp., Scottsdale, AZ, re-elected three-year term directors: Joy A. Amundson, a principal in Amundson Partners Inc.; Thomas L. Gossage, retired chief executive of Hercules Inc. and Michael T. Riordan, former chairman,…
    11.14.05

  • D'Arcy Skin Care Laboratories: Orlando Rios

    D’Arcy Skin Care Laboratories: Orlando Rios has been named technical director, responsible for quality control, re-search & development and compliance.…
    11.14.05

  • Unilever: Kevin Boyce

    l Unilever: Kevin Boyce, former president and chief executive officer of Unilever Canada, has been named president and chief executive officer of Unilever Cosmetics International. Mr. Boyce began his career with Unilever in 1986 as vice president o…
    11.14.05

  • Independent Cosmetic Manufactures and Distributors: Ian Ginsberg

    l Independent Cosmetic Manufactures and Distributors (ICMAD): Ian Ginsberg of Bigelow Trading Ltd. was re-elected president. Other elected officers include: David Schieffelin of Models Prefer Ltd., vice president; Pamela Vigielmo of The Gramercy Hous…
    11.14.05

  • Yankee Candle: Michael B. Polk

    Yankee Candle: Michael B. Polk, current group vice president of Kraft Foods North America and president of the biscuits, snacks and confectionery divisions, was appointed to the board of directors. He also joined Yankee’s compensation committee…
    11.14.05

  • Sheridan Tapped for PQs Exec VP, Potters CEO

    PQ Corporation: Jerry E. Sheridan was appointed executive vice president of PQ, and president and chief executive officer of subsidiary Potters Industries. He formerly served as chief financial officer. William J. Levy was appointed vice president an…
    11.14.05

  • Lancome: Elizabeth Park

    Lancôme: Elizabeth Park has been named vice president of makeup marketing, responsible for overall strategic direction and leadership of the makeup category, including establishing growth objectives and strategies and creating, directing and im…
    11.14.05

  • Shiseido Cosmetics: Karen Carlson

    l Shiseido Cosmetics (America): Karen Carlson was named executive vice president, operations, and chief financial officer. She formerly served as acting chief financial officer.…
    11.14.05

  • Helen of Troy: Chris Carameros

    l Helen of Troy: Chris Carameros has been named executive vice president, responsible for overseeing the finance and credit division, international sales, the brush, comb and accessory sales division and Idelle Labs. He formerly served as senior vice…
    11.14.05

  • Tri-K Industries: Michelle Linscott

    Tri-K Industries: Michelle Linscott has been named Southeast sales account manager. Prior to the position, Ms. Linscott served as technical sales representative, personal care group, resins division, National Starch & Chemical.…
    11.14.05

  • CUstom Bottle: John Lejuwaan

    Custom Bottle: John Lejuwaan has been named account executive for the West Coast. He will be based in the Agoura Hills, CA, office.…
    11.14.05