Personnel

  • 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…


  • Symrise: Holger Wetzler

    October 7, 2008
    Symrise: appointed Holger Wetzler vice president, innovation, marketing, fabric and home care. In this newly-created position, he is responsible for global marketing of detergents and household cleaners in the scent and care division. Mr. Wetzler jo…


  • Alberto-Culver: Kenneth "Casey" Keller

    October 7, 2008
    Alberto-Culver: appointed Kenneth “Casey” Keller, president, U.S., effective immediately. Reporting to V. James Marino, president and chief executive officer, Mr. Keller will develop and execute strategy for the U.S. Mr. Keller comes to…


  • Bio Screen: Dave Heuer

    October 7, 2008
    Bio Screen: welcomed Dave Heuer to the newly-created position of director of business development. He brings over 30 years of sales and management experience to the company—establishing his career more than 16 years ago in the personal care in…


  • Sabinsa: Jeff Lind and Jim Cudahy

    October 7, 2008
    Sabinsa: appointed Jeff Lind as the company’s chief executive officer, overseeing all operational aspects including supply chain and purchasing management, as well as financial expenditures. He has more than 17 years of business experience, in…


  • Procter & Gamble: Marc S. Pritchard and Bruce Brown

    October 7, 2008
    Procter & Gamble: has named Marc S. Pritchard global marketing officer, reporting to Robert A. McDonald, chief operating officer. He will replace James R. Stengel, global marketing officer, who will retire on Oct. 31, 2008 after 25 years of serv…