Personnel

  • BASF Completes Its Personal Care Team

    May 1, 2008
    BASF Completes Its Personal Care Team


  • International Specialty Products (ISP): Kevin O'Brien

    April 3, 2008
    International Specialty Products (ISP): Has appointed Kevin O’Brien as sales director, North America Personal Care. His responsibilities include developing strategic sales plans to drive profitable growth in ISP’s North America personal…


  • Frutarom: Michael Faber

    April 3, 2008
    Frutarom: Michael Faber has been promoted to vice president, sales health USA. Mr. Faber joined Frutarom in 2004 as the company’s business manager, Pharma/Nutra. Formerly, Mr. Faber was global key account manager at Symrise, following his posi…


  • ThermaFuse: Cheryl Wilbur

    April 3, 2008
    ThermaFuse: Welcomed Cheryl Wilbur as its regional education manager. Ms. Wilbur of Thermafuse Wilbur comes to ThermaFuse with a background as a salon owner with strong experience as a product educator. She has worked to service distributors and st…


  • Ecolab: Barbara J. Beck

    April 3, 2008
    Ecolab: The board of directors has appointed Barbara J. Beck, executive vice president of Manpower Inc., to the board. Ms. Beck has been president of Manpower’s EMEA operations since 2006, overseeing Europe (excluding France), the Middle East…


  • Pravana: Karen Johnson

    April 3, 2008
    Pravana: Named Karen Johnson vice president of education. She will direct the company’s education programs for stylists and professional store managers. During her tenure at Pravana, Ms. Johnson has had increasing levels of responsibility as a…


  • DKSH North America: Chris Lesko

    April 3, 2008
    DKSH North America: Appointed Chris Lesko to account manager, west coast region. Mr. Lesko comes to DKSH with solid sales experience and a strong background in personal care. Most recently he was at Noveon Consumer Products, Lubrizol Advanced Materi…


  • Inolex Chemical Company: Martina Heldermann

    April 3, 2008
    Inolex Chemical Company: Appointed Martina Heldermann as European sales manager. Ms. Heldermann will be establishing Inolex’s new Berlin sales office, and will be responsible for all sales and marketing efforts in the European and surrounding…


  • Rovi Cosmetics International: Birgit Gertchen-Ohligsclager

    April 3, 2008
    Rovi Cosmetics International: Birgit Gertchen-Ohligschläger has been appointed sales director. Mrs. Gertchen-Ohligschläger is well acquainted with carrier systems and the demands of the global cosmetic markets. With her support, Rovi Cosme…


  • Personnel Roundup

    Personnel Roundup

    March 28, 2008
    New Sales Director at Rovi Rovi Cosmetics International: Birgit Gertchen-Ohligschläger has been appointed sales director. Mrs. Gertchen-Ohligschläger is well acquainted with carrier systems and the demands of the global cosmetic marke…


  • Osmotics: Leonard Hinzo and George Smart

    March 4, 2008
    Osmotics: Leonard Hinzo has been promoted to vice president of sales, Osmotics. Mr. Hinzo joined the company in 2003 as the regional sales director Midwest and took on the position of national sales director three years later in 2006. Prior to O…


  • Alberto Culver: Gina Boswell

    March 4, 2008
    Alberto Culver: Gina Boswell has been appointed president of global brands. She will oversee brands such as Alberto V05, Tresemme, St. Ives and Nexxus, as well as research and development and consumer insights. Ms. Boswell comes to Alberto-Culver…


  • Drom: Jean Gatignol

    March 4, 2008
    Drom: Jean Gatignol, an ISIPCA and New York University graduate, has joined Drom’s U.S. division as general manager. Mr. Gatignol comes to Drom Fragrances, Inc. from Takasago, after having held other international management positions at Symri…


  • Murad: Jeff Murad and Dr. Howard Murad

    March 4, 2008
    Murad: Murad, Inc. welcomes Jeff Murad as the company’s vice president of product development. Among other responsibilities, Mr. Murad will continue to work closely with his father and company founder, Dr. Howard Murad, to ensure that the Mura…


  • LOral: Patrick Rabain

    March 4, 2008
    L’Oréal: Patrick Rabain, executive vice president of L’Oréal consumer products division, retired last month. He spent 34 years at the company and held the aforementioned position since 1996. Prior to that, he worked as dire…