Personnel

  • 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…


  • 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.…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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.…


  • 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,…


  • Fragrance Foundation: Neil J. Katz

    November 2, 2007
    Fragrance Foundation: Elected Neil J. Katz, chairman and chief executive officer of Parlux Fragrances, Inc., to serve on the Foundation’s board, which serves to enhance the image of the fragrance industry and expand the appreciation and use of…


  • Drom: Alexandre Caron

    November 2, 2007
    Drom: Alexandre Caron was appointed key account manager. Mr. Caron will be responsible for the management and global coordination of drom’s L’Oréal account, operating out of Drom’s Paris office. He is a graduate of ISIPCA, a…


  • Cognis Appoints Burns

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    October 31, 2007
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  • ISP: Dr. Claude Dal Farra

    October 3, 2007
    ISP: International Specialty Products (ISP) appointed Dr. Claude Dal Farra as vice president, global personal care new product development. In his new role, Dr. Dal Farra will head a global product development team that will work closely with IS…


  • CLR: John Lofthouse

    October 3, 2007
    CLR: John Lofthouse, who already directed CLR’s business in UK and Ireland, has been appointed director global sales of CLR Chemisches Laboratorium Dr. Kurt Richter GmbH, Berlin. He will coordinate and evaluate CLR’s sales activities wor…


  • Fashion Fair Cosmetics: Anne Sempowski and J. Lance Clarke

    October 3, 2007
    Fashion Fair Cosmetics: Anne Sempowski Ward, former assistant vice president of African-American marketing for the Coca-Cola Company, has been appointed president and chief operating officer of Fashion Fair Cosmetics. Additionally, senior vice-p…


  • Centerchem: Amy Olsen

    October 3, 2007
    Centerchem: Welcomes Amy Olsen as manager, cosmetic application laboratory. Ms. Olsen joins Centerchem after five years at Unilever, and was employed by Clairol and Revlon prior to that. She has expertise in emulsion technology. She will be managin…