Personnel

  • 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…


  • Firmenich: Theo E. Spilka

    March 4, 2008
    Firmenich: Théo E. Spilka was appointed vice president, new business development and licensing international at Firmenich. Mr. Spilka, a 21-year veteran of the fragrance industry, has held executive positions for Firmenich in New York, Geneva…


  • Q-Lab Corporation: Justin Kowallek

    March 4, 2008
    Q-Lab Corporation: Justin Kowallek joined Q-Lab Corporation’s sales and marketing staff as a sales representative serving the U.S. and Canadian markets. He is based at the company’s headquarters in Cleveland, OH. Mr. Kowallek previous…


  • Archway: Megan Nelson and Rob Walters

    March 4, 2008
    Archway: Archway Marketing Servies has expanded its management team. Megan Nelson has been appointed to director of marketing and Rob Walters to director of operations of the Midwest trade division. In her new role, Ms. Nelson will become more in…


  • Kinetik: Juliana Rumbaugh

    March 4, 2008
    Kinetik: Juliana Rumbaugh joined Kinetik Technologies as sales and marketing coordinator. Ms. Rumbaugh has a B.S. from Susquehanna University and has a background in marketing and client services. She has spent five years in the chemicals and person…


  • HBA Global Expo: Jill Birkett

    March 4, 2008
    HBA Global Expo: Jill Birkett has been appointed to the position of event director, cosmetics & fragrances business division for CMPi, the producers of the HBA Global Expo events. Ms. Birkett will be responsible for managing the sales, market…


  • Personnel Roundup

    March 3, 2008
    HBA Global Expo Appoints Birkett As Event Director HBA Global Expo: Jill Birkett has been appointed to the position of event director, cosmetics & fragrances business division for CMPi, the producers of the HBA Global Expo events. Ms. B…


  • Archway: Megan Nelson and Rob Walters

    February 7, 2008
    Archway: Expanded its management team with the promotions of Megan Nelson to director of marketing and Rob Walters to director of operations of the Midwest trade division. In her new role, Ms. Nelson will become more involved in developing and ex…


  • Hirschhorn + Young Graphics: Bonnie Miller

    February 7, 2008
    Hirschhorn + Young Graphics: Hirschhorn + Young Graphics welcomed a new member to their team Bonnie Miller, director of business development. Ms. Miller brings more than 20 years of varied expertise in creative product development, custom print &…


  • MeadWestvaco Calmar: Daniel Saksik

    February 7, 2008
    MeadWestvaco Calmar: has appointed Daniel Saksik vice president sales & marketing of the fragrance business unit. He has had a successful career at Saint-Gobain where he occupied different positions in the sales and marketing areas, and most rec…


  • Murad: Jeff Murad and Dr. Howard Murad

    February 7, 2008
    Murad: Murad, Inc. announced the appointment of 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…


  • J&E Sozio: Steve Herman

    February 7, 2008
    J&E Sozio: Steve Herman joined J&E Sozio as director of new technology. In addition to assisting with fragrance applications and enlarging the corporate technical portfolio, he will have account responsibility for select business partners.…


  • Shiseido: Louis Desazars

    February 7, 2008
    Shiseido: Louis Desazars was appointed to the position of chief executive officer of Nars Cosmetics. Prior to this appointment Mr. Desazars was the U.S. president of Beauté Prestige International (BPI), a Paris based fragrance company owned b…