Personnel


  • 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

  • MeadWestvaco: Rita V. Foley

    MeadWestvaco: Rita V. Foley was promoted to president, Consumer Pack-aging Group (CPG). Ms. Foley formerly served as CPG chief operating officer. She succeeds Richard H. Block, who has assumed the newly created position of group chairman. Mr. Block w…
    11.11.05

  • CPL Aromas: Karen Fletcher

    CPL Aromas: Karen Fletcher has been named business development manager and will focus on global key accounts and major UK customers. Ms. Fletcher previously served as international key account manager, Haarmann & Reimer.…
    11.11.05

  • United-Guardian: Peter F. Lang and Peter A. Hiltunen

    United-Guardian: Peter F. Lang and Peter A. Hiltunen have both been promoted to vice president. Mr. Lang was the company’s quality assurance manager. Mr. Hiltunen formerly served as production manager. Both have served as assistant vice preside…
    11.11.05

  • jane Cosmetics: Sandy Cataldo

    jane Cosmetics: Sandy Cataldo resigned as president in August. Her successor has not yet been named.…
    11.11.05

  • Clariant Masterbatches: Bob Burdette

    Clariant Masterbatches: Bob Burdette has been named product manager, additive masterbatches, responsible for managing technical sales and marketing for Cesa and Hydrocerol product lines. His regions include Ohio, In-diana, Illinois, Michigan, Wiscons…
    11.11.05