Personnel

  • 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.…


  • 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…


  • 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.…


  • James Alexander: Ron Douros

    June 7, 2006
    l James Alexander Corp.: Ron Douros was appointed director of quality assurance, responsible for developing, implementing and leading all quality assurance activities for the company and for ensuring regulatory compliance.…


  • Gattefosse USA: Sylvain Maur

    June 7, 2006
    l Gattefossé USA: Sylvain Maur was hired as director of business development, personal care division. Arnie Esperance was appointed director of technical and marketing support,…


  • Personnel Roundup

    Personnel Roundup

    June 6, 2006
    Rene Degreve Elected Solvay’s President, CEO Degreve of Solvay America Farley of Berry-Tubed Products Hatch of T…


  • Personnel Roundup

    Personnel Roundup

    May 16, 2006
    Eastman Appoints McCaulley Head of Global Marketing McCaulley of Eastman Chemical Davis of Novopak Healy of MGP Ingred…


  • Avon President & COO Susan J. Kropf to Retire

    April 11, 2006
    l Avon Products Inc.: Susan J. Kropf will retire after 35 years with the company at the end of this year, but step down from her roles as president and chief operating officer on July 1, the company said, adding that it will not name a successor.…


  • Latin America: Charles M. Herington

    April 11, 2006
    Charles M. Herington has been named senior vice president, Latin America. He succeeds Amilcar Melendez, who is retiring after 37 years with the company.…


  • MGP: Ingredients: Robert Pyatt

    April 11, 2006
    MGP Ingredients Inc.: Robert Pyatt has been appointed financial analyst, responsible for performing financial analysis, planning and reporting activities in MGP’s corporate finance and accounting department, assisting in the development o…


  • American Crew: John Mulgrew

    April 11, 2006
    American Crew: John Mulgrew, vice president of sales and education, has been appointed to the newly created position of president, North America. He will be responsible for the day-to-day operation of the company, as well as be in charge of North Ame…


  • Murad: Paul Scott Premo

    April 11, 2006
    Murad Inc.: Paul Scott Premo has joined the company as the new vice president of education. He will manage the development of all educational initiatives for Murad, including the creation of all technical programs, collateral and support materials, a…


  • Lambent Technologies: Elizabeth Baratta

    April 11, 2006
    Lambent Techonologies: Elizabeth Baratta has recently joined Lambent Technologies, a division of Petroferm, as senior technical sales representative.…


  • Petroferm: Alex Georgevich

    April 11, 2006
    Alex Georgevich has been promoted to director of finance and assistant treasurer of Petroferm. Additionally, he will assume responsibility for the company’s financial planning and analysis and tax planning and compliance functions.…


  • Soliance: Celina Rocquet

    April 11, 2006
    Soliance: Celina Rocquet has been appointed marketing manager; Paolo Marchesi has come on board as export area manager; and François Montcriol has also been appointed export area manager.…