• SkinMedica: Mary M. Fisher

    SkinMedica: has appointed Mary M. Fisher as chief executive officer. Ms. Fisher was previously chief operating officer at Acorda Therapeutics, a biotechnology company focused on developing products for the treatment of central nervous system disorde…

  • Univar: John Phillpotts

    Univar: announced that John Phillpotts, president of Univar Europe, will be leaving the company after a 40-year career with Univar and its predecessors. John McKenzie, Univar Europe vice president, marketing and commercial, has been named acting pre…

  • Murad: Lori Jacobus

    Murad: appointed Lori Jacobus as the company’s new vice president of global marketing. According to the company, Ms. Jacobus will take a pivotal lead in driving brand growth and equity through strategic global marketing initiatives, identifyin…

  • Zirh: Christine White

    Zirh: announced the appointment of Christine White to the role of public relations manager. Ms. White will be responsible for the development and execution of all public relations initiatives to support Zirh’s strategic business plan, as well…

  • Alterna: Jay Morris

    Alterna: appointed Jay Morris as executive vice president of global sales. Reporting to Mr. Morris will be Teresa Smith, vice president of sales, and Emmanuelle Mather, sales and marketing director for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Prior to j…

  • CND: Heike Ahlers

    CND: welcomed Heike Ahlers to its international division as regional sales manager for Eastern Europe and Scandinavia. Ms. Ahlers joins CND with over 12 years of experience in the beauty and fashion industries and knowledge of international sales, m…

  • Gemini Cosmetics: Jonathon D. Needham

    Gemini Cosmetics: announced the appointment of Jonathon D. Needham, a 29-year beauty industry veteran, to the position of vice president of operations and logistics. Most recently, Mr. Needham was senior vice president of Operations North America…

  • King of Shaves: Diane Wood

    King of Shaves: introduced its first master barber, Diane Wood. The daughter of Adrian Wood, owner of barbershop Paul Mole of New York City, she received her master barber license from Atlas Barber School in New York.…

  • Arch Expands Personal Care Team

    Arch Expands Personal Care Team

  • BASF Completes Its Personal Care Team

    BASF Completes Its Personal Care Team

  • Rovi Cosmetics International: Birgit Gertchen-Ohligsclager

    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…

  • Inolex Chemical Company: Martina Heldermann

    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…

  • DKSH North America: Chris Lesko

    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…

  • Pravana: Karen Johnson

    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…

  • Ecolab: Barbara J. Beck

    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…

  • ThermaFuse: Cheryl Wilbur

    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…

  • Frutarom: Michael Faber

    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…

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

    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…

  • Personnel Roundup

    Personnel Roundup

    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…

  • HBA Global Expo: Jill Birkett

    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…