Personnel

  • Firmenich: Yves Boisdron

    November 3, 2006
    Firmenich: Firmenich International SA elected Yves Boisdron and Vernon Sankey to its board of directors at the shareholders’ annual general meeting in Geneva. Yves Boisdron, a French national and engineer lead specialty chemicals group at Rhodi…


  • Fantastic Sams: Jeff Sturgis

    November 3, 2006
    ● Fantastic Sams: Fantastic Sams appointed Jeff Sturgis, vice president of franchise sales and development and Catherine Saar vice president of marketing. Ms. Saar has 20 years of marketing and branding experience and will lead and develop…


  • Frutarom: George Parsons

    November 3, 2006
    ● Frutarom: Frutarom USA Inc., appointed George Parsons as account executive, serving existing and new flavor, fragrance and consumer packaged goods customers in the Northeast. Mr. Parsons previously held senior sales positions at Tilley Chemic…


  • Acuity: Mary Bruce Edmonds

    November 3, 2006
    ● Acuity: Mary Bruce Edmonds has been promoted to vice president, Risk Management for Acuity Brands, Inc. Ms. Bruce joined the former parent company of Acuity Brands in July 1984 as a risk analyst/project manager.…


  • Dow Chemical Company: Janet Giesselman

    November 3, 2006
    ● Dow Chemical Company: Dow Chemical announced that Janet Giesselman, vice president of Corporate Affairs for Dow AgroSciences (DAS), has been named vice president of the Dow Latex business. She will report to Romeo Kreinberg, executive vice…


  • DKSH North America: Jennifer Carlisle

    November 3, 2006
    ● DKSH North America: Jennifer R. Carlisle joins DKSH North America as junior product manager, food and personal care ingredients. Ms. Carlisle has a chemical background and will be responsible for product sales, development and introduction in…


  • Bioscreen: Hemali Gunt

    November 3, 2006
    ● BioScreen: Hemali Gunt Ph.D. joined BioScreen after completing both Master’s and Doctorate degrees inpharmaceutical sciences at the University of Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Gunt will focus on research in the clinical arena in addition to ove…


  • Herbalife: Stacy Brovitz

    November 3, 2006
    Herbalife: Herbalife, appointed Stacy Brovitz, senior vice president of global operations. With over 16 years experience in operations, supply chain management, manufacturing, information technology and finance, as chief operating officer of Dormont…


  • Presperse: Bob Fern

    November 3, 2006
    Presperse: Two account managers as well as a sales consultant join Presperse Inc. in the Northeast. Bob Fern joined Presperse in the new employee training program. With over 15 years of sales and marketing experience, the majority of his career spe…


  • All Pak: Chris Peretti

    November 3, 2006
    ● All Pak: All Pak Inc. appointed Chris Peretti and Wendy Walnola to customer service supervisors in the Custom Solutions division. Three new additions include, Bridget Fitzpatrick, filling the role of sales assistant within the Custom Soluti…


  • Novapak: Dan McChesney

    November 3, 2006
    Novapak: Novapak appointed Dan McChesney as the regional sales manager of Novapak Corporation. Mr. McChesney will cover the New York, New Jersey as well as Eastern Pennsylvania metro area by promoting the company’s blow molded containers to pe…


  • Rexam: Tony Cecchinato

    November 3, 2006
    ● Rexam: Rexam promoted Tony Cecchinato to vice president of sales for the U.S. dispensing systems business. Responsible for the sales of existing and new products in fragrance and lotion dispensing and sampling products and closures, Mr. Cecch…


  • New Addition to Lonza Personal Care Unit

    November 3, 2006
    Lonza Inc.: Craig Carter has joined Lonza Inc. as NAFTA marketing manager for personal care. He will provide marketing support for Lonza Inc.’s personal care preservative and specialty chemical businesses. He has a range of sales and marketing…


  • Revlon: David L. Kennedy

    October 4, 2006
    ● Revlon: Revlon’s board of directors elected David L. Kennedy as a director and as president and chief executive officer. He succeeds Jack Stahl, who is leaving the company to pursue other interests. Mr. Kennedy is currently Revlon&rsquo…


  • Church & Dwight: Mathew T. Farrell

    October 4, 2006
    ● Church & Dwight Co., Inc.: Matthew T. Farrell has been elected to the position of vice president finance and chief financial officer. Mr. Farrell replaces Zvi Eiref, who will retire after serving as the company's chief financial officer f…