Personnel

  • Zirh: Christine White

    June 23, 2008
    Zirh: announced the appointment of Christine White to the role of public relations manager. Ms. White will be responsible for the development and execution of all public relations initiatives to support Zirh’s strategic business plan, as well…


  • Murad: Lori Jacobus

    June 23, 2008
    Murad: appointed Lori Jacobus as the company’s new vice president of global marketing. According to the company, Ms. Jacobus will take a pivotal lead in driving brand growth and equity through strategic global marketing initiatives, identifyin…


  • Univar: John Phillpotts

    June 23, 2008
    Univar: announced that John Phillpotts, president of Univar Europe, will be leaving the company after a 40-year career with Univar and its predecessors. John McKenzie, Univar Europe vice president, marketing and commercial, has been named acting pre…


  • SkinMedica: Mary M. Fisher

    June 23, 2008
    SkinMedica: has appointed Mary M. Fisher as chief executive officer. Ms. Fisher was previously chief operating officer at Acorda Therapeutics, a biotechnology company focused on developing products for the treatment of central nervous system disorde…


  • Clarins: Philip Shearer

    June 23, 2008
    Clarins: has named industry veteran Philip Shearer as the new president of its executive board. He replaces Christian Courtin-Clarins, who becomes president of the supervisory board. Mr. Shearer joined Clarins last month as executive vice president.…


  • Este Lauder: Alexandra C. Trower

    June 23, 2008
    Estée Lauder: has appointed Alexandra C. Trower as executive vice president, global communications. She will report to Chief Executive Officer William P. Lauder. A communications executive with more than 20 years experience in the financial s…


  • Symrise: Michael Kocher and Massimo Cealti

    June 23, 2008
    Symrise: has appointed Michael Kocher to the newly-created position of senior vice president, innovation scent & care. The objective of the new position is to integrate research, marketing and consumer/market research functions and to consequent…


  • ISI: Jun Amurao

    June 23, 2008
    ISI: is pleased to announce Jun Amurao has joined its staff as the West Coast account manager. Ms. Amurao comes to ISI with 30 years experience as a cosmetics formulator with Westwood Labs, Cosmetic Labs of America and Wella. Her expertise in the co…


  • The Research Institute for Fragrance Materials (RIFM): Dr. Madhuri Singal

    June 23, 2008
    The Research Institute for Fragrance Materials (RIFM): has appointed Dr. Madhuri Singal to manager of the respiratory sciences program, in recognition of her efforts in developing the technical aspects of the RIFM Respiratory Sciences Program. Since…


  • Beraca: Tania Fazzi

    June 23, 2008
    Beraca: appointed Tania Fazzi as the new technical assistance manager of its health & personal care division. She will be responsible for the technical support to global customers and international distributors of the company. Ms. Fazzi has expe…


  • National Starch Personal Care: David Evans

    June 23, 2008
    National Starch Personal Care: has appointed David Evans as business director for European operations. Mr. Evans will work closely with major customers to deliver polymer and starch technologies that directly support market trends in Europe. In East…


  • SC Johnson: Beth Simermeyer

    June 23, 2008
    SC Johnson: appointed Beth Simermeyer to vice president, marketing, developing platforms. Ms. Simermeyer previously served as managing director, marketing, developing platforms since 2003. She joined SC Johnson from Procter & Gamble in 1995, whe…


  • Surefil: Dennis Zietlow

    June 23, 2008
    Surefil: announced that Dennis Zietlow, a sales representative, and Ben Velting, a sales associate, have joined its team. Mr. Zietlow was the former director of sales and marketing at Birdola Products. As a sales associate, Mr. Velting will be invo…


  • WD-40: Jay Remolt

    June 23, 2008
    WD-40: has appointed Jay Remolt as chief financial officer. Mr. Rembolt has more than 20 years of accounting and financial experience and has served as the company’s vice president, finance/controller since 2001.…


  • Noveon Consumer Specialties: Mary Clarke

    June 23, 2008
    Noveon Consumer Specialties: welcomed Mary Clarke to lead the hydrocolloids business for Lubrizol Advanced Materials in the newly-created position of global business director, hydrocolloids. Ms. Clarke’s experience includes over 15 years at Aq…