Personnel

  • Richard Rogers: Mary Kay

    June 7, 2006
    In a related move, Richard R. Rogers, son of Mary Kay Ash and company co-founder, assumed the title of executive chairman of the board.…


  • Mary Kay: David Holl

    June 7, 2006
    l Mary Kay, Inc.: David Holl was promoted to president and chief executive officer, and will direct all operational and fiscal initiatives for more than 4,000 Mary Kay Inc. employees worldwide. Mr. Holl joined Mary Kay in 1993 and has served in a va…


  • Stepan Co: Gregory Lawton

    June 7, 2006
    Stepan Co.: Gregory E. Lawton was elected to the board. He succeeds Paul H. Stepan. Mr. Lawton retired as president and chief executive officer of JohnsonDiversey in February 2006, after leading the company for the past seven years.…


  • BASF: Christy Richardson

    June 7, 2006
    l BASF: Christy Richardson has been appointed sales manager for its cosmetic solutions business in North America. Most recently, she was a market sector leader within the BASF engineering plastics business.…


  • Cosmetics: Pascal Tuchmuntz

    June 7, 2006
    Pascal Tuchmuntz was appointed business director for cosmetics, Rona, which includes cosmetic pigments and active ingredients.…


  • EMD Chemicals: Dan Giambattisto

    June 7, 2006
    l EMD Chemicals Inc.: Dan Giambattisto is the newly appointed director of sales and marketing for the Candurin and BioActives product lines. In addition, he will continue to be responsible for the business development of cosmetics.…


  • Hommage: Christian Bardin

    June 7, 2006
    l Hommage, Inc.: Christian Bardin has been appointed president, Hommage North America. He will be responsible for identifying growth segments and opportunities for Hommage as it continues to expand in the men’s grooming market. Additionally, he…


  • DePasquale Salon Systems: Malcolm Sillars

    June 7, 2006
    DePasquale Salon Systems: Malcolm Sillars was promoted to regional sales manager. In his new role, he will oversee sales and education throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Mr. Sillars first started working for DSS in 1996 as a district sales manag…


  • Sothys USA: Brenda Gallagher

    June 7, 2006
    Sothys USA: Brenda Gallagher has joined the sales team as vice president of national sales for the company. In the position, she will be responsible for further growing the brand’s distribution in national luxury spa locations, multiple door sp…


  • Loreal: Jean Paul Agon

    June 7, 2006
    l L’Oréal: Jean-Paul Agon has been appointed to succeed departing British chief executive officer Lindsay Owen-Jones. Mr. Agon has headed L’Oréal’s U.S. arm since 2001, having joined the Paris-based company in 1978.…


  • International Specialty Products: Stuart Porter

    June 7, 2006
    International Specialty Products: Stuart Porter has joined ISP as a consultant to support new product platform development and provide technical service support for Advantia Coating Systems. In his new role, Dr. Porter will be an integral part of the…


  • Special chemicals division

    June 7, 2006
    Michael Grenner has also been named eastern region sales manager, specialty chemicals division. He was previously a freelance technical writer for pharmaceutical advertising firms.…


  • Ajinomoto: Jerry Burke

    June 7, 2006
    Ajinomoto: Jerry Burke has been appointed eastern region sales manager, specialty chemicals division. He previously spent the last 20 years with BASF and, most recently, Croda Inc.…


  • ThermaFuse:Robert Hatch

    June 7, 2006
    ThermaFuse: Robert Hatch has been appointed sales associate. He was formerly regional manager with Royal Beauty Supply, will be responsible for the eastern Tennessee region, including northern Alabama, northern Georgia, western North Carolina and eas…


  • Berry Tubed Products: James Farley

    June 7, 2006
    Berry-Tubed Products: James Farley has been promoted to divisional vice president of sales and marketing, responsible for all rigid closed-top business units, including packaging-related products for personal care, household chemicals, prescriptions,…