Personnel


  • Revlon: Debra L. Lee

    Revlon: Debra L. Lee, president and chief executive of Black Entertainment Television, and Kathi P. Seifert, chairman of consulting firm Pinnacle Perspectives, have been elected to Revlon’s board, boosting its size to 12 directors.…
    01.10.06

  • Personnel Roundup

    Personnel Roundup

    Tom Malafronte Appointed Senior VP/GM at Noveon Noveon: Noveon, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Lubrizol Corp., announced key appointments to the senior leadership of its Personal Care and Pharmaceuticals (PCP) global business unit, a manufacturer…
    01.05.06

  • BASF: G. Michael Kent

    BASF: G. Michael Kent has been named marketing manager for the cosmetic solutions business in North America, effective June 20, 2005. Most recently, he was marketing manager for human nutrition for BASF in North America.…
    12.09.05

  • MGP Ingredients: Lydia Funk

    MGP Ingredients: Lydia Funk has been promoted to corporate director of internal audit. She joined the company as internal auditor in 2004 after spending several years in financial auditing and accounting positions with the U.S. Department of…
    12.09.05

  • Murad: Robert Silton

    Murad: Robert Silton has joined the professional division as director of strategic marketing. He will establish new programs and products that further connect professional skin care therapists with Murad, each other and with their clients.…
    12.09.05

  • CTFA: Elvis Oxley

    CTFA: The Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association announced that Elvis Oxley has joined the organization as senior director, government affairs. He most recently served as executive director of a political organization in Washington, DC.…
    12.09.05

  • Penn-Wheeling Closure: Bill Benson

    Penn-Wheeling Closure: Bill Benson has been hired for the east regional sales position. Michael Corral is the new western regional sales manager. Richard Smith has been hired as sales coordinator.…
    12.09.05

  • Creative Nail Design: John Heffner

    Creative Nail Design: John Heffner, president, was appointed to the new position of chief executive officer. He will be the chief spokesperson for nail and spa business, in addition to his current duties as president.…
    12.09.05

  • Smith & Vandiver Corp.: Michael Brown

    Smith & Vandiver Corp.: Michael Brown has been named vice president of sales and will lead the sales and brand management of the Sinclair & Valentine division, manufacturers of natural bath and beauty products.…
    12.09.05

  • ICMAD: Karen Acker

    ICMAD: The Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors board of directors re-elected Karen Acker, KA Consulting Corp., president of the association. Other officers elected include: first vice president, David Schieffelin, Models Prefer Ltd.;…
    12.09.05

  • Burts Bees: Mike Indursky

    Burt’s Bees: Mike Indursky was named chief marketing and strategic officer. He will report directly to Doug Meyer, president and CEO. In this newly created role, Indursky will lead all marketing activities including advertising, promotion, int…
    12.09.05

  • Croda: Ismail Walele

    Croda: Ismail Walele joined the Croda team as synthesis laboratory manager at the North American headquarters and innovation center in Edison, NJ. He previously worked at Finetex, Inc. as the director of new technology/R&D.…
    12.09.05

  • Cognis Corporation: Hend de Jonge

    Cognis Corporation: Henk de Jonge has been appointed regional sales director (NAFTA). He succeeds Walt Evans, who retired from Cognis in June.…
    12.09.05

  • Procter & Gamble: Dr. Heiner Gurtler

    Procter & Gamble: Dr. Heiner Gurtler will step down from his position as group president, global prestige and professional care and as CEO of Wella. He has separately advised the Wella AG supervisory board of his intention to resign from hi…
    12.09.05

  • Centerchem: Bill OBrien

    Centerchem: Bill O’Brien has joined the company as a new account manager to the Cosmetics Group. He was formerly section manager for R&D for BeautiControl in Carrollton, TX.…
    12.09.05

  • Solvay Chemicals: Marc Nuchelmans

    Solvay Chemicals: Marc Nuchelmans has been named senior vice president of sodium products. He joined Solvay S.A. in Brussels, Belgium in 1987, as an internal consultant in the logistics department. Most recently he was European logistics operations m…
    12.09.05

  • Clariant: Terry Wells

    Clariant: Terry Wells has been appointed product safety manager for the functional chemicals and life science chemicals divisions of Clariant Corporation in North America. She is a member of the Society for Chemical Hazard Communication.…
    12.09.05

  • Lambent Technologies: Brad Housenga

    Lambent Technologies: Brad Housenga has been promoted to national sales manager; he has 20 years of sales and management experience in the specialty chemicals industry.…
    12.09.05

  • Olin Corporation: Donald W. Bogus

    Olin Corporation: Donald W. Bogus was elected to serve on the Olin board of directors, effective July 25, 2005. He is president of Noveon, Inc., a position he has held since June 2004.…
    12.09.05

  • Markham Prestige Group: Melanie Koroyan

    Markham Prestige Group: MPG has tapped Melanie Koroyan to serve as vice president of Alterna Professional Haircare, its recently acquired salon hair care line. Koroyan will oversee sales, marketing, education, finance and operations departments and e…
    12.09.05