Personnel

  • DieterBackicEnterprises: Markus Gralka

    October 7, 2008
    DieterBackicEnterprises: named Markus Gralka vice president of sales. He has much experience in the folding carton industry. For more than eight years, Mr. Gralka worked for Landerer GmbH & Co. KG in Neckarsulm, which is part of the Autajon grou…


  • Water-Jel: Michael Lorelli

    October 7, 2008
    Water-Jel: Michael Lorelli has joined the company as chief executive officer. He brings extensive management experience with Fortune 100, as well as private equity backed companies. In another move, Herb Baer has joined Water-Jel Technologies as chi…


  • D.D. Williamson: Greg Kreder

    October 7, 2008
    D.D. Williamson: hired Greg Kreder as product development scientist for the support center in Louisville. He brings 18 years of experience in the brewing industry, where he worked in product development and research projects. Mr. Kreder earned his b…


  • Personnel Roundup

    Personnel Roundup

    October 1, 2008
    Rosenberger Joins HallStar in Corporate Development Rosenberger of Hallstar HallStar: named David L. Rosenberg- er director, corporate development. In this new position, he will…


  • Ajinomoto U.S.A., Inc.: Hubert Yeboah

    September 11, 2008
    Ajinomoto U.S.A., Inc.: has hired Hubert Yeboah as West Coast and Southeast regional sales manager of the Ajinomoto Specialty Chemicals Division. Mr. Yeboah’s previous professional experience in the personal care industry includes formulation,…


  • HBA Global Expo: Nadine Schwartz

    September 11, 2008
    HBA Global Expo: appointed Nadine Schwartz sales manager. Ms. Schwartz has more than 18 years of experience in the event marketing and management business. Prior to joining HBA, Ms. Schwartz was exhibit sales manager for the Craft & Hobby Associ…


  • Pacific Bioscience Laboratories Inc.: Jack Gallagher

    September 11, 2008
    Pacific Bioscience Laboratories Inc.: announced the appointment of Jack Gallagher to the position of president. According to the company, Mr. Gallagher has a successful track record in consumer products, as highlighted by his role as president of O…


  • Croda: Scott Cardinali

    September 11, 2008
    Croda: announced the addition of Scott Cardinali as research manager, hair care applications. Mr. Cardinali recently worked for National Starch in the role of manager of its international technical service and technology screening activities. Prior…


  • Empire Education Group: Carl Bridges

    September 11, 2008
    Empire Education Group: has tapped Carl Bridges as chief academic officer and vice president of education. He previously held leadership roles as vice president of education, Lincoln Education Services; vice president of academic affairs, Career Edu…


  • Symrise: Xuemin Wang

    September 11, 2008
    Symrise: appointed Professor Xuemin Wang to the scientific advisory board. A Chinese dermatologist, Dr. Wang will be advising Symrise on the development of cosmetic agents for the Chinese market as well as conducting clinical tests on cosmetic agent…


  • Pravana Naturceuticals: Bethany Kirschner

    September 11, 2008
    Pravana Naturceuticals: welcomed Bethany Kirschner as marketing manager. She will oversee the company’s promotional and corporate communications programs. Ms. Kirschner’s background includes promotions management with Mark Burnett in tel…


  • Firmenich International SA: Barbara Kux and Olivier Bazil

    September 11, 2008
    Firmenich International SA: elected Barbara Kux and Olivier Bazil to its board. Ms. Kux has a broad international experience in general management, supply chain management, business development and marketing. She is currently a member of the group m…


  • Information Resources, Inc. (IRI): Bernhard Nann

    September 11, 2008
    Information Resources, Inc. (IRI): has named Bernhard Nann as executive vice president and general manager of technology. He comes to IRI from Fair Isaac, and will report directly to IRI’s president and chief executive officer, John Freeland.…


  • Seppic: Darren Gilbert, Kathleen Simmons and Carla Perez

    September 11, 2008
    Seppic: announced an assortment of personnel changes. Darren Gilbert has joined the company as a senior account manager, handling selected key accounts and overseeing the distribution product businesses and distributor network. With 15 years experie…


  • LVMH: Renaud Dutreil

    September 11, 2008
    LVMH: has tapped Renaud Dutreil as chairman. He will represent the group in North America, notably to public authorities and business community. He will also be responsible for the group’s U.S. common departments.…