Personnel

  • Symrise: John Rolando

    November 22, 2005
    Symrise: John Rolando was appointed president and chief executive officer of Röhm America LLC, part of Degussa’s specialty polymers division. He succeeds Rodger Cram, who left the company to pursue other opportunities. Mr. Rolando has held…


  • Clariant: David Moss

    November 22, 2005
    Clariant: David Moss was named North American research and development manager for the detergents business. Among his duties, Mr. Moss is responsible for directing all technical activities for the detergents business in  North America, providin…


  • Kimberly-Clark: Kim Feil

    November 22, 2005
    Kimberly-Clark: Kim Feil was appointed vice president and senior marketing officer. In the newly-created position, Ms. Feil is responsible for accelerating innovative marketing and brand-building practices across the company’s North Atlantic or…


  • Cognis: Dr. Ulrich Issberner

    November 22, 2005
    Cognis: The Care Chemicals division appointed Dr. Ulrich Issberner senior marketing manager, personal care for the NAFTA region. Diana Smith was named senior business manager of active ingredients.…


  • EMD Chemicals: Michelle R. Rappoport

    November 22, 2005
    EMD Chemicals: Michelle R. Rappoport joins the company as sales account manager for the Western U.S., responsible for the sales and business development of EMD’s innovative special effect cosmetic pigments and fillers and skin care ingredients.…


  • Inter Parfums, Inc.: Marcella Cacci

    November 22, 2005
    Inter Parfums, Inc.: Marcella Cacci was appointed president of Burberry Fragrances worldwide, effective March 15. Burberry Fragrances will be a new operating division dedicated solely to the Burberry Brand, according to Inter Parfums executives. In h…


  • Chanel, Inc.: Jean Hoehn Zimmerman

    November 22, 2005
    Chanel, Inc.: Jean Hoehn Zimmerman will step down from her position as executive vice president of sales and marketing for fragrance and beauté in April. Ms. Zimmerman has been at the company for 27 years. “I think it’s a good tim…


  • Symrise: Jean-Marc Dardier

    November 22, 2005
    Symrise: Jean-Marc Dardier was appointed vice president of the personal care business unit. Mr. Dardier has served as vice president of strategy and business development for the Symrise fragrance division since August 2003. In addition to Mr. Dardie…


  • Markwins Beauty International: James R. Koeppl

    November 22, 2005
    Markwins Beauty International: The company announced several new promotions. James R. Koeppl, senior vice president and general manager, was promoted to executive vice president/ general manager. Mr. Koeppl reports to Eric Chen, chairman and chief ex…


  • Schering-Plough: Jean-Louis Salliot, M.D.

    November 22, 2005
    Schering-Plough: Jean-Louis Salliot, M.D. was named vice president and head of global pharmacovigilance. He reports to Cecil B. Pickett, senior vice president and president, Schering-Plough Research Institute.…


  • Clorox Co.: Beth Springer

    November 22, 2005
    Clorox Co.: Beth Springer was promoted from vice president—general manager of the Glad business unit to group vice president, effective Jan. 18, reporting to president and chief executive officer Jerry Johnston. In this newly-established role,…


  • Bio Ionic: Thierry Axaopoulos

    November 22, 2005
    Bio Ionic: Thierry Axaopoulos was promoted to the position of artistic director. Previously Mr. Axaopoulos served as master educator. In his new position Mr. Axaopolous assists Bio Ionic founder and president Fernando Romero with developing the art…


  • The Yankee Candle Co.: Stephen Farley

    November 22, 2005
    The Yankee Candle Co.: Stephen Farley was named senior vice president, retail division. Previously he served as executive vice president, marketing and merchandising at The Bombay Company.…


  • Goldwell USA: Laura Holmes

    November 22, 2005
    Goldwell USA: Laura Holmes was named special markets manager, responsible for developing business with alternative distribution outlets including stores, chain salons and telemarketing and monitoring and developing the Goldwell brand. Ms. Holmes also…


  • Ameri-Seal, Inc.: Mark Erikkila

    November 22, 2005
    Ameri-Seal, Inc.: Mark Erikkila and Rebecca Weinberg joined the company as packaging/sales consultants. Both are based out of the company’s corporate headquarters in Chatsworth, CA.…