Personnel


  • Ciba Specialty Chemicals: Brendan Cummins

    Ciba Specialty Chemicals: Brendan Cummins, currently head of the plastic additives segment, has been appointed to the new position of chief operating officer. The company will be led by the executive committee with two teams: the chairman&rsquo…
    10.21.05

  • Quest: Isabelle Parize

    Quest: Isabelle Parize has been appointed group vice president of the fragrances business, and member of the Quest board. She will be based at the Quest Fragrances worldwide headquarters in the United Kingdom. Ms. Parize was with Schwarzkopf an…
    10.21.05

  • Frutarom USA Inc.: Jennifer Czerner

    Frutarom USA Inc.: Jennifer Czerner was appointed technical business manager and will work closely with the company’s functional food team in both the U.S. and Switzerland.…
    10.21.05

  • Hill Top Research: Steve Inglish

    Hill Top Research: Steve Inglish and Joel Epstein have been hired as business development directors, working for the health and personal care business unit. Mr. Inglish will work in the Midwest and western U.S., while Mr. Epstein will work in t…
    10.21.05

  • DS Containers: Michael Stack

    DS Containers: Michael Stack has joined the company as account manager. He will be responsible for DSC’s sales in the Midwest. He had been territory manager for Illinois at Neighborcare Pharmacy Services, Inc.…
    10.21.05

  • Arch Personal Care Products: Fiona Lam

    Arch Personal Care Products: Fiona Lam has joined the technical marketing group. She will also be responsible for assisting in identification of commercial opportunities to meet region specific needs as well as overseeing technical service support to…
    10.21.05

  • Lintech International: Scott Erwin

    Lintech International: Two new sales representatives have recently been added to the plastics, rubber, adhesives and composites group. Scott Erwin is based in Atlanta, GA and covers eastern Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama and Mississippi. John Foskey, ba…
    10.21.05

  • Levlad: Casi Hudson

    Levlad: Casi Hudson has been appointed director of marketing. She will oversee all marketing activities for both the branded and private label divisions.…
    10.21.05

  • Stlzle-Oberglas: Mark Devonald-Smith

    Stölzle-Oberglas: Mark Devonald-Smith will join the Austrian glass company’s sales team in their Knottingley, UK plant. He was with International Bottle Company for over 20 years.…
    10.21.05

  • Yankee Candle Company: Richard R. Ruffolo

    Yankee Candle Company: Richard R. Ruffolo has joined the company as senior vice president of marketing and innovation. Hope Margala Klein has joined the company as vice president, general merchandise manager.…
    10.21.05

  • Playtex Products Inc.: Thomas Schultz

    Playtex Products Inc.: Thomas Schultz has been named senior vice president, research and development. Most recently, he was vice president, corporate technology officer of the Nu Skin Division of Nu Skin Enterprises.…
    10.21.05

  • Induchem USA: Kimberlee Panaligan

    Induchem USA: Kimberlee Panaligan was appointed account manager, joining the east coast sales force.…
    10.21.05

  • Quest International: Dr. Greg Adamson

    Quest International: Dr. Greg Adamson has been appointed vice president product safety and regulatory affairs, fragrances. He was formerly director of toxicology and regulatory affairs for Avon Products Inc.…
    10.21.05

  • Rovi: Claudia Rigert-Sent

    Rovi: Claudia Rigert-Sent has been appointed sales director at Rovi Cosmetics International. Prior to joining Rovi, Ms. Rigert-Sent served as personal care sales manager at Kolb AG. Earlier in her career, she was European distributor manager at Natio…
    11.30.-1

  • CLR: Ivonne Habkemeyer

    CLR: Ivonne Habkemeyer joined CLR Chemisches Laboratorium Dr. Kurt Richter, Berlin as international technical sales manager, responsible for CLR’s sales activities in South America, Turkey, Greece and Thailand as well as South Germany. Prior to…
    11.30.-1

  • J&E Sozio: Kenneth J. Christy

    J&E Sozio: Appointed Kenneth J. Christy as leader of the antimicrobial business platform. In his new role, Mr. Christy will lead Elevance’s efforts to develop and grow its position in the global antimicrobial market using novel actives from…
    11.30.-1

  • Gelest: Matt Edison

    Gelest: Gelest Inc. recently announced the appointment of Matt Edison as business manager for silicones, performance products and Gelest’s cosmetic raw materials subsidiary Gelest PCS. In his new position, Mr. Edison’s responsibilities wi…
    11.30.-1

  • Draco Natural Products: Ray Pung

    Draco Natural Products: Ray Pung has joined the company as an account executive and will be based in the San Jose office. Most recently he was with Harte Hanks in San Jose as a marketing and sales representative. In his new position, Mr. Pung will…
    11.30.-1

  • Drom: Kevin J. Verspoor

    Drom: Kevin J. Verspoor has joined the company from Fragrance Resources. He has created winning fragrances for Jennifer Lopez, Bath and Body Works, Victoria’s Secret, Slatkin and Company, Riviera Concepts and Sephora, and will be located in Dro…
    11.30.-1

  • Univar: John van Osch and Gary Pruitt

    Univar: Announced two appointments. John van Osch was named group senior vice president-Europe, effective Jan. 1. He reports to Gary Pruitt, Univar president and CEO. Also, Detlef Prangenberg was appointed human resource director-Europe, effective Ma…
    11.30.-1