Personnel

  • Croda: Maia Navarrete

    September 8, 2006
    Croda, Inc.: Maia Navarrete was hired for the new position of marketing manager, polymer technologies. She will be responsible for global business development, sales and marketing of Croda’s new line of polymer technologies. Ms. Navarrete prev…


  • International Specialty Products: Dean Ross

    September 8, 2006
    ● International Specialty Products, Inc: Dean Ross was appointed senior business development manager, ISP Pharma Technologies. He will lead the business development activities for ISP’s new drug solubilization enhancement business in Nort…


  • Global Closure Systems: Christian Voegeli

    September 8, 2006
    Global Closure Systems: Christian Voegeli was appointed president of the European and North American speciality sector. He has a doctorate in engineering from Grenoble University and comes from the automotive industry. Thierry Tomasov was appointed…


  • Acme-Hardesty Co.: Joseph McKenna

    September 8, 2006
    Acme-Hardesty Co.: Joseph McKenna has been named southeast regional sales manager. He previously was with Cognis as senior account executive.…


  • ICA, Inc.: Steve and Cyndi Lehman

    September 8, 2006
    ICA, Inc.: Steve and Cyndi Lehman have joined the InfraShine team, responsible for distributor relations for sales and education on an international level. Known for their celebrity clientele, the Lehmans are also seasoned session hairstylists and h…


  • Estee Lauder: John Demsey

    September 8, 2006
    ● Estée Lauder John Demsey, global brand president, was promoted to group president. He will continue to oversee the Estée Lauder brand as well as M-A-C Cosmetics, Prescriptives, Sean John and Tom Ford Beauty. Thia Breen has b…


  • September 8, 2006
    ● Seppic: Joseph Pasapane was appointed senior account manager overseeing Midwest customers. He was previously with National Starch. James Grundy will handle sales accounts for the California and western states area as a regional account man…


  • ● Arch Personal Care Products: Smitha Nagaraj j

    September 8, 2006
    ● Arch Personal Care Products: Smitha Nagaraj joined the R&D Group as senior fermentation microbiologist, involved in preparing selective actives. She was previously a fermentation microbiologist at Alpharma Inc. and a study director at Mic…


  • Markwins International: Jim Koeppl

    September 8, 2006
    Markwins International: Markwins North America president Jim Koeppl has decided to assume a less active role within the company in order to pursue opportunities within his family business. He will continue to participate for the next year as a consul…


  • Purcell Jojoba International: Sydney Anthoni

    September 8, 2006
    ● Purcell Jojoba International: Sydney Anthoni has returned to the company as part of the sales and marketing team.…


  • Terry Laboratories: Richard T. Lane

    September 8, 2006
    ● Terry Laboratories Inc.: Richard T. Lane has been hired as director of global sales. He will manage the new business development, sales and marketing efforts for all Terry Laboratories products worldwide. He was previously with Pfizer Pharmac…


  • Surefil LLC: Tim Butcher

    September 8, 2006
    ● Surefil LLC: Tim Butcher has been named plant manager. Jeff Bevis, previously of Access Business Group, joined as chief engineer. Martin Chism will serve the company as purchasing auditor. Bob Gordon was appointed quality assurance laboratory…


  • Yankee Candle: Mike Thorne

    September 8, 2006
    ● Yankee Candle: Mike Thorne has joined the company as senior vice president for the wholesale division. He was previously with athletic and sporting goods company Russell Corp., where he was the president of the bicycle and athletic team divis…


  • DS Containers: Emil Obradovich

    September 8, 2006
    ● DS Containers: Emil Obradovich has been named vice president, sales, marketing and technical support. He has 30 years experience in the aerosol industry and was previously with U.S. Can as vice president and chief technical officer.…


  • CCL Container: Sam Tameny

    September 8, 2006
    ● CCL Container: After 23 years with the company, Sam Tameny has retired as west coast regional sales manager. He was a member of the board of Western Aerosol Information Bureau for 15 years, serving as membership chairman for five years.…