Personnel

  • Charkit: George Austin

    May 2, 2007
    Charkit: George Austin was appointed vice president, new business development of Charkit Chemical Corporation, Darien, CT. In his position, he oversees the sales and development of new business with a focus on new products and custom and proprietary…


  • Arylessence: Steve Tanner and Michelle Harper

    May 2, 2007
    Arylessence: Steve Tanner, chief executive officer of Arylessence, Inc., has been named treasurer of the Fragrance Materials Association (FMA) of the U.S. The company also hired Michelle Harper as director of fragrance evaluation.…


  • Frontier Natural Products: Dan Lloyd

    May 2, 2007
    Frontier Natural Products: Appointed Dan Lloyd as vice president of sales. He oversees all sales and customer-service activities at Frontier and will lead a 45-member staff.…


  • Angus: Karen Kay

    May 2, 2007
    Angus: Karen Kay has been named site leader for Angus Chemical Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, at the company’s flagship manufacturing plant in Sterlington, LA.…


  • Coughlin Promoted at Dow Corning

    April 27, 2007
    Coughlin Promoted at Dow Corning


  • Noveon Personal Care: Vivian Tajan Pohl, Alan Suares and Anu Desikan

    April 11, 2007
    Noveon Personal Care: The personal care group of The Lubrizol Corporation’s Specialty Chemicals Segment, Noveon, announced several personnel changes. Vivian Tajan Pohl joined Noveon in Mexico as sales manager. She is responsible for managin…


  • Solvay North America: Michael Lacey

    April 11, 2007
    Solvay North America: Michael Lacey succeeds Phil Uhrhan in the role of vice president of finance and information technology.He most recently served as president and chief executive officer of Solvay Solexis, Inc. Thorofare, NJ.…


  • Valois of America: Edward Quinn

    April 11, 2007
    Valois of America: Edward Quinn has been promoted to vice president of sales, perfumery and cosmetics. Mr. Quinn will be responsible for the strategic and tactical guidance of the VOA perfumery and cosmetics sales team. Along with his team, Mr. Quin…


  • Risdon: Sherri Ruffini

    April 11, 2007
    Risdon: Risdon has appointed Sherri Ruffini to its sales group as key account manager. Ms. Ruffini has 14 years of experience in the cosmetics packing industry. She most recently worked for ATP Health & Beauty Care and, prior to that, at Eyelema…


  • ICSA

    April 11, 2007
    ICSA: The International Chain Salon Association announced its 2007 Board of Directors: Henry Pelusi, Philip Pelusi Salons, Pittsburgh, PA; Phillip Gould, Gould’s Salons & Spas, Memphis, TN; ICSA vice president Carlton Whitaker, Mitchell&r…


  • Ascendia Brands: Steven R. Scheyer

    April 11, 2007
    Ascendia Brands: Named Steven R. Scheyer president and chief executive officer. Mr. Scheyer joins Ascendia Brands with more than 25 years of consumer product experience across a broad range of retail channels. Most recently, Mr. Sheyer was president…


  • Purcell: Lauren Bachelder

    April 11, 2007
    Purcell: Appointed Lauren Bachelder to its sales team. Ms. Bachelder recently graduated from California Polytechnic State University with a degree in business administration, a marketing management concentration and a Spanish minor.…


  • Chemaid Laboratories: Daniel Rachmanis and Marc Reiner

    April 11, 2007
    Chemaid Laboratories: Daniel Rachmanis has been named chief executive officer for Chemaid Laboratories. With more than 20 years of experience in the beauty industry, Mr. Rachmanis most recently served as president of Fine Fragrance Americas for Firm…


  • DS Containers: Brock Manner and George Buckland

    April 11, 2007
    DS Containers: Brock Manner has been named director of sales, Midwest and George Buckland has been appointed director of sales, East Coast. They will report to Emil Obradovich, vice president of sales, marketing and technical support. Mr. Manner…


  • Active Concepts: Sarah Jindal, Kristen Potts and Sabrina Kautz

    April 11, 2007
    Active Concepts: Announced several appointments to its sales and marketing teams. Sarah Jindal has been appointed director of technical marketing. She is responsible for driving the team’s efforts as Active Concepts expands its business both d…