Personnel

  • Univera: Derek Hall

    November 22, 2005
    Univera: Derek Hall was promoted from chief operating officer to chief executive officer and vice chairman.…


  • Acme-Hardesty: Mark Lucke

    November 22, 2005
    Acme-Hardesty: Mark Lucke was appointed regional sales manger for New York, Pennsylvania, several Midwestern states, Ohio and West Virginia. Mr. Lucke previously held sales and marketing positions with JT Baker, Witco and Cognis.…


  • Colorlab Cosmetics: Samia Raja

    November 22, 2005
    Colorlab Cosmetics: Samia Raja was named national sales director, responsible for leading Colorlab’s sales initiatives and growing the sales department. She formerly served with Aura Science. Justine Markese was promoted to senior brand manager…


  • National Starch and Personal Care: Joseph Gardner

    November 22, 2005
    National Starch and Personal Care: Joseph Gardner was named senior research associate, responsible for the research and development of new compounds and processes for personal care products. Mr. Gardner previously served in corporate research. Jenn…


  • Red House Global Brand Architects: Steve Reeves

    November 22, 2005
    Red House Global Brand Architects: Steve Reeves now heads new brand development. He hails from Cox Enterprises…


  • Flexpaq: Marc-Andr Houx

    November 22, 2005
    Flexpaq: Marc-André Houx was appointed general manager and chief operating officer, responsible for the management of Flexpaq in North America. He previously served as senior vice president of sales at Techpack.…


  • EMD Chemicals: Francois Marchio

    November 22, 2005
    EMD Chemicals: Francois Marchio was named vice president, pigments division, responsible for the automotive, industrial and cosmetic product lines, as well as cosmetic skin care ingredients, optics and liquid crystal businesses in North America. Most…


  • Yankee Candle: Harlan Kent

    November 22, 2005
    Yankee Candle: Harlan Kent has been promoted to president, responsible for the wholesale and retail business units, as well as marketing and innovation. He formerly led the wholesale division.…


  • LeDerma: Jonathan Ledesma

    November 22, 2005
    LeDerma: Jonathan Ledesma was appointed president and chief executive officer. Navin Geria was named vice president and will lead the worldwide research and development efforts. Mr. Geria formerly served with Pfizer, Warner-Lambert, Schick-Wilkinson…


  • Rohm & Haas: Gary OBrien

    November 22, 2005
    Rohm & Haas: Gary O’Brien was named director of investor relations. Mr. O’Brien formerly served as Asia-Pacific regional general manger, plastics additives. He succeeds Mike Hamilton, who was appointed director, Asia-Pacific, performa…


  • Alberto-Culver: Eric Brown

    November 22, 2005
    Alberto-Culver: The Pro-Line Inter-national division has been restructured. Eric Brown, former president of Pro-Line, was named vice president, global business development, Culver business units. Former Cadbury Schweppes executives Sheryl Adkins-Gree…


  • Schering-Plough: Paul M. Graves

    November 22, 2005
    Schering-Plough: Paul M. Graves was named vice president, global staffing and workplace diversity, global human resources. Lisa W. DeBerardine was appointed vice president, strategic planning and financial forecasting. Lennart Olving was named vice p…


  • YG Laboratories: Pamela Haskin

    November 22, 2005
    YG Laboratories: Pamela Haskin is the new sales representative for Oregon and Washington. She most recently worked for Nature’s North West. Lana Tennant was appointed to sales in various California counties. Lynn Ludlam was named to the new sou…


  • Limited Brands: Robin Burns

    November 22, 2005
    Limited Brands: Robin Burns retired as president and chief executive officer of Intimate Beauty Corp. and Victoria’s Secret Beauty Co. She joined Limited Brands in 1998, after serving as president and chief executive officer, Estée Laude…


  • Este Lauder: Barry S. Sternlicht

    November 22, 2005
    Estée Lauder: Barry S. Sternlicht was named to the board of directors. Mr. Sternlicht is chairman and chief executive officer of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., trustee of Brown University and a board member of numerous civic or…