Personnel

  • Aware: Todd Shea

    November 2, 2007
    Aware: Aware Products of Chatsworth, CA has promoted Todd Shea marketing director for Aware Personalized Branding. In his new position, Mr. Shea is responsible for all aspects of marketing and advertising including product and packaging development,…


  • USP: Brandon Terhaar

    November 2, 2007
    USP: USP Inc., the parent company of Enjoy Products in Oceanside, CA, appointed Brandon Terhaar as national sales manager. Mr. Terhaar will work closely with regional sales managers to oversee all aspects of North American distributor sales.…


  • Bare Escentuals: Jim Taschetta

    November 2, 2007
    Bare Escentuals: Jim Taschetta has been appointed to the newly created position of chief marketing officer. Reporting directly to chief executive officer Leslie Blodgett, Mr. Taschetta is responsible for all of the company’s marketing and prod…


  • N.V. Perricone: Christina Banas

    November 2, 2007
    N.V. Perricone: Christina Banas has been appointed to the new role of executive director global communications. In addition to her current role as the head of education in the U.S. market, Ms. Banas will expand her territory to cover the brand&rsquo…


  • Surefil: Jamie Stackhouse

    November 2, 2007
    Surefil: Hired Jamie Stackhouse as human resources generalist. Mr. Stackhouse, who has eight years of combined human resources and training experience, is PHR certified and also has a background in Spanish. Mr. Stackhouse has an associate’s de…


  • Symrise: David Apel, Dominique Yates, Stephanus Korver and Richard van Dijk

    November 2, 2007
    Symrise: David Apel is the new senior perfumer in the fine fragrance team at Symrise. Mr. Apel has composed numerous fragrances including creations for Cerruti, Hugo Boss, Armani, Calvin Klein and Escada. Mr. Apel began his career as a compounder at…


  • Pilot Chemical Company: Robert Pifer

    November 2, 2007
    Pilot Chemical Company: Robert Pifer was hired as regional sales manager for all account activities in the Northeastern market. He held previous positions with Uniqema/Croda, Tomah Products and Cognis Corp.…


  • Risdon International: Faqueer Ahmad, Jackie Khong, Philip Teu and Linda Cooper

    November 2, 2007
    Risdon International: Faqueer Ahmad was appointed to the Risdon Asia management team as executive vice president and managing director. Mr. Ahmad formerly served as Risdon’s executive vice president, international. He will now take up residenc…


  • International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.: Lorenzo Cavallaro

    November 2, 2007
    International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.: Appointed Lorenzo Cavallaro to the position of vice president sales, North America fine fragrances. In his new position, Mr. Cavallaro will be responsible for the continued growth of IFF’s fine frag…


  • International Specialty Products: Dr. Stuart Porter

    November 2, 2007
    International Specialty Products: Dr. Stuart Porter has joined International Specialty Products Inc. (ISP) as senior science fellow to lead new product development and provide technical service support for Advantia Coating Systems. Prior to joining…


  • Tri-K: Shawn Brown

    November 2, 2007
    Tri-K: Hired Shawn Brown as R&D chemist. He began his career at Takasago International as a fragrance lab technician, before taking a similar position at Avon in its skin care product development department. He graduated from Seton Hall with a b…


  • Cognis Care Chemical: Tom Burns, Sean Maguire and Debbie Pierce

    November 2, 2007
    Cognis Care Chemical: Tom Burns has been named director of sales NAFTA for Cognis Care Chemicals. Mr. Burns has over 20 years of experience in the personal care and HI&I industry. Prior to this appointment, he was market manager for the consumer…


  • Cognis Appoints Burns

    Cognis Appoints Burns

    October 31, 2007
    Cognis Appoints Burns


  • USP: Pat Drake

    October 3, 2007
    USP: USP, Inc., the parent company of Enjoy hair care products, Oceanside, CA appointed Pat Drake to Director of Education. Ms. Drake is a 35-year veteran in the beauty industry with an extensive background in color technology and product knowledge…


  • Rexam: Robert Brands

    October 3, 2007
    Rexam: Robert Brands has been appointed managing director of the personal care division of Rexam, which encompasses the company’s dispensing systems, makeup and home and personal care businesses. Most recently, Mr. Brands was managing direc…