Personnel


  • Ecolab: Douglas M. Baker Jr.

    Ecolab: Douglas M. Baker Jr. has been named president and chief operating officer, following the resignation of Bruno Deschamps. Mr. Baker previously served as president of Ecolab’s institutional sector.…
    11.11.05

  • Chattem: Richard D. Moss

    Chattem: Richard D. Moss has been appointed vice president and chief financial officer. He previously served as vice president and treasurer, Sealy Corporation.…
    11.11.05

  • Rita: David Howell

    Rita: David Howell has been promoted to sales manager, worldwide sales network, responsible for the planning, direction and implementation of all domestic and international sales programs. Mr. Howell has served as corporate warehouse manager, Southwe…
    11.11.05

  • BioScreen Testing: Ranil Fernando

    BioScreen Testing: Ranil Fernando has been promoted to vice president, responsible for focusing on the key operations of the company and developing service capabilities. Natalie Allison was named customer service representative, responsible for stren…
    11.11.05

  • Celsis Laboratory Group: Marlyn Semple, M.S.

    Celsis Laboratory Group: Marlyn Semple, M.S., has been named director of microbiology for the Edison, NJ lab. She most recently managed a microbiologist lab group in New Jersey.…
    11.11.05

  • Floratech: James Phillips

    Floratech: James Phillips has been named manager, Midwest and South-west sales territories. He previously served as a marketing consultant for food and agricultural organizations in Japan. Mr. Phillips will be based in the Gilbert, AZ headquarters.…
    11.11.05

  • Engelhard: Christine A. Gehres

    Engelhard: Christine A. Gehres has been named vice president, marketing, appearance and performance technologies. Ms. Gehres previously served as vice president, polymer products, Ciba Specialty Chemicals.…
    11.11.05

  • Scotts Liquid Gold: Carolyn J. Anderson

    Scott’s Liquid Gold: Carolyn J. Anderson, formerly the executive vice president, chief operating officer, corporate secretary and a director, has retired. Ms. Anderson served with the company for 32 years.…
    11.11.05

  • Clairol Professional: Marcy Cona

    Clairol Professional: Marcy Cona has been named director of education and shows. Ms. Cona has more than 20 years experience in the salon industry, most recently serving as director of education and salon development for Matrix. She also owns M.C. Hai…
    11.11.05

  • Huber Engineered Materials: Robert S. Wedinger, Ph.D

    Huber Engineered Materials: Robert S. Wedinger, Ph.D, was named vice president and general manager, consumer business unit, responsible for leading development of excipients for drug formulations. He formerly served as vice president and general mana…
    11.11.05

  • Wessel Fragrances: Kent Lombard

    Wessel Fragrances: Kent Lombard has been appointed senior perfumer and director of technical sales. He previously served with Givaudan.…
    11.11.05

  • Elementis Specialties: Paul Connelie

    Elementis Specialties: Paul Connelie has been named production manager for the Jersey City plant. He previously managed PQ’s Baltimore facility.…
    11.11.05

  • Grain Processing: James A. Hinton

    Grain Processing: James A. Hinton has been named account executive. He is responsible for marketing ethyl alcohol products in the western regions of the U.S. and in Mexico.…
    11.11.05

  • Pharmachem Laboratories: Ronald Johns

    Pharmachem Laboratories: Ronald Johns has been named account manager, responsible for business activities in the Southeastern and Southwestern U.S. He was previously employed by BASF.…
    11.11.05

  • Zirh International: Jacqualine Anderson

    Zirh International: Jacqualine Anderson has been named international marketing manager, responsible for operational marketing and administration. She was BDM Grange’s brand manager.…
    11.11.05

  • Rhodia: Linda Myrick

    Rhodia: Linda Myrick has been named vice president and general manager of Rhodia’s home, personal care and industrial segments (HPCII), responsible for the manufacturing, commercial and support activities of HPCII in North America. Ms. Myrick p…
    11.11.05

  • MeadWestvaco: Jerome Tatar

    MeadWestvaco: Jerome Tatar, chairman of the board, will retire in December. John A. Luke, current president and chief executive officer, will assume the role of chairman.…
    11.11.05

  • Engelhard Taps Hans As Sales Representative

    Engelhard: Suzanne Hans was named senior sales representative for cosmetics and personal care. Her sales area includes New Jersey, California, Texas and Sunbelt states. Ms. Hans previously held sales management positions at Bernel Chemical and Amerch…
    11.11.05

  • Charkit: Rodrigo Guzman

    Charkit: Rodrigo Guzman was named customer service representative. He previously served with Costco Wholesale.…
    11.11.05

  • Purex International: Phil Downing

    Purex International: Phil Downing has been named international sales manager. He has more than 20 years experience in engineering, design and automation.…
    11.11.05