Personnel

  • Gemini Cosmetics: Joanne Cardello

    June 11, 2007
    Gemini Cosmetics: Welcomes Joanne Cardello to its management team. Ms. Cardello was appointed vice president marketing. Ms. Cardello was previously vice president, creative marketing with P&G prestige products, where she led the creation of glo…


  • Packaging Concepts Association: Jack Leitman

    June 11, 2007
    Packaging Concepts Association: Named Jack Leitman as its new president. Mr. Leitman served as the senior vice president sales & marketing before stepping into his role as president at PCA. He began his marketing career at ABC Corporation in Ca…


  • Hill Top Research: Barrie Keiser

    June 11, 2007
    Hill Top Research: Barrie Keiser has been appointed chief executive officer of Hill Top Research. He began his career with Baxter International where he served as general manager of Baxter’s specialty distribution service business, ValueLink.…


  • Avatar: Richard Staack

    June 11, 2007
    Avatar: Richard Staack was named vice president, product development & research, Avatar Corporation. He has a Masters of Business Administration as well as a Masters of Science in Food Science, a Bachelor of Science in Food Science and a Doctora…


  • Drom Fragrances: Michael J.R. White

    June 11, 2007
    Drom Fragrances: Michael J.R. White joins drom fragrances from International Flavors and Fragrances. He will be heading the applications technology division as global applications director. Mr. White acquired several years of international experi…


  • Markwins: Martin Toh

    June 11, 2007
    Markwins: Markwins North America appointed Martin Toh general manager of the division. Mr. Toh, chief operations operator, will now report directly to Eric Chen, chairman and chief executive officer of Markwins International, the parent company of M…


  • DeWolf Chemicals: Michael Hersey and Kimberlee Corleone

    June 11, 2007
    DeWolf Chemicals: Michael Hershey has joined the DeWolf Chemical sales team as an account executive. Mr. Hershey brings to DeWolf Chemical more than 16 years of distribution sales experience having worked for Ashland Chemical's fine ingredients divi…


  • Creative Nail Design: Jan Zanettini

    June 11, 2007
    Creative Nail Design: Creative Nail Design welcomed Jan Zanettini to its team. Jan Zanettini joins Creative Nail Design’s sales department in the new position of national school account manager. As national school account manager, Ms. Zanettin…


  • Tri-K Industries: Salvador Pliego

    June 11, 2007
    Tri-K Industries: appointed Salvador Pliego as senior director of business development. His responsibilities include managing Tri-K’s R&D department, supporting sales staff with technical trainging and involvement in key industry events. M…


  • Symrise: Wolfgang Blume

    June 11, 2007
    Symrise: Wolfgang Blume was elected president of Deutscher Verband der Riechstoffhersteller (DVRH), the German association of the fragrance industry. Mr. Blume is also the vice president of sales central Europe fragrances at Symrise. Mr. Blume wi…


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    May 29, 2007
    Meyer Rosen Appointed HBA Scientific Advisor HBA Global Expo: Meyer R. Rosen, president of Interactive Consulting, Inc. and industry leader, expert, author, and editor in specialty chemicals, personal care and cosmetics technologies has been…


  • Dow Corning: Stacy Coughlin

    May 2, 2007
    Dow Corning: Stacy Coughlin was named global marketing communications and e-business manager for Dow Corning Industries—Xiameter and construction. Ms. Coughlin will oversee the creation and implementation of marketing communication strategies…


  • CSPA: Steve Kellner, Brigid Klein, Jane Wishneff, Marshall Jones, John DiFazio, Mario Mairena and Joe Yost

    May 2, 2007
    CSPA: The Consumer Specilaty Product Association announced that Steve Kellner, former senior vice president and general counsel, will retire on May 31. He will serve as counsel to the president until his retirement. Brigid Klein was named general c…


  • Risdon: Peter Yu

    May 2, 2007
    Risdon: Peter Yu has been named general manager of Risdon’s newly opened Shanghai office. He has an operational and senior management background with 10 years of experience developing teams and building organizations. He is an expert in China&…


  • Q Laboratories: James Agin

    May 2, 2007
    Q Laboratories: James Agin was appointed director of quality at Q Labs Inc., Cincinnati, OH. He will be responsible for supervision of all aspects of quality systems and evaluating internal audits, coordinating accreditation and certification progra…