Personnel

  • Jafra: Janice Jackson and Connie Tang

    November 17, 2008
    Jafra: Announced two key personnel appointments designed to strengthen its U.S. division and worldwide brand integrity. Janice Jackson was named senior vice president and chief marketing officer, Jafra Worldwide. Connie Tang was named president, Jaf…


  • Power Paper Ltd: Aviv Ben-Yacov

    November 17, 2008
    Power Paper Ltd: Appointed Aviv Ben-Yacov as Americas director of sales. His responsibilities include developing strategic sales plans to drive profitable growth in Power Paper’s breakthrough micro-power system business.…


  • Micro Powders: Karen Brophy

    November 17, 2008
    Micro Powders: Karen Brophy retired as controller, after 19 years. She was instrumental in the computer automation of Micro Powders’ accounting functions as well as the general running of the main office and staff. Taking over Ms. Brophy&rsqu…


  • Alcan Packaging Beauty: Stephane Tondenier

    November 17, 2008
    Alcan Packaging Beauty: Appointed Stéphane Tondenier as vice president, sales and marketing for fragrance and cosmetics.…


  • Drom Fragrances: Kim Berg

    November 17, 2008
    Drom Fragrances: Announced several appoints. Kim Berg is the new director of evaluation. She had been evaluation manager. Over her 12-year career in the fragrance industry, Ms. Berg has held evaluation positions at several companies. Judith Chan is…


  • DMI: Douglas Melenkevitz, Christopher Gates and Krystle Spinner

    November 17, 2008
    DMI: Expanded and improved its technical services department with the recent hiring of Douglas Melenkevitz, manufacturing and technical services manager; Christopher Gates, process engineer and Krystle Spinner, junior process development engineer.…


  • E.L.F. Cosmetics: Ted Rubin

    November 17, 2008
    E.L.F. Cosmetics: Named Ted Rubin vice president of marketing and business development.…


  • Ross Organic: Richard D. Hersey

    November 17, 2008
    Ross Organic: Hired Richard D. Hersey as director of sales. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Hersey was global account manager for Rohm & Haas, covering personal care, household industrial, floor care, water treatment and the paints & coatings…


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    Personnel Roundup

    November 7, 2008
    Schülke Inc. Expands Sales Staff with Two Appointments St. Usaire of Schülke North of Schülke Schülke Inc.: Added two sales representatives. Ruth…


  • HallStar: David L. Rosenberg

    October 7, 2008
    HallStar: named David L. Rosenberg- er director, corporate development. In this new position, he will support global growth opportunities for existing products, new technologies and potential acquisitions. Mr. Rosenberger served more than 28 years a…


  • Ajinomoto: Hiroji Ishii

    October 7, 2008
    Ajinomoto: appointed Hiroji Ishii as associate director of Ajinomoto U.S.A., Inc.’s specialty chemicals division. He comes to the U.S. after working for 16 years in the specialty chemicals department and personal care ingredients group of Ajin…


  • Basic Research: Brad Stewart

    October 7, 2008
    Basic Research: named Brad Stewart president. He joined the company in May 2007 as chief financial officer, bringing with him 24 years of experience including eight years in public accounting with Arthur Andersen and several years as chief financia…


  • DSM Nutritional Products: Kathy Maurer

    October 7, 2008
    DSM Nutritional Products: appointed Kathy Maurer as its new senior marketing manager for its North American personal care business unit. Ms. Maurer comes from National Starch and Chemical Company, where her background was in both technical and marke…


  • Gelest: Joel M. Zazyczny

    October 7, 2008
    Gelest: appointed Joel M. Zazyczny business manager for silanes and metal organics. In his new position, his responsibilities will include product management, marketing, business development and strategic global initiatives for the silane and metal…


  • Alterna: Tom Habrock

    October 7, 2008
    Alterna: appointed Tom Habrock chief financial officer. He has been working in the beauty industry for more than 17 years, beginning at Wella Germany in the early 1990s. In 1995, he moved to the U.S. where he was named vice president of finance for…