Personnel


  • 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

  • Degussa: Craig Vail

    Degussa: Craig Vail was appointed regional sales manager for the company’s Aerosil and Silanes business. His responsibilities include sales of the company’s Aerosil fumed silicas and organo-functional silanes, as well as managing distribu…
    12.09.05

  • Frutarom USA: Eugene Gene Jezek

    Frutarom USA: Eugene “Gene” Jezek has been appointed functional food account executive. In his new role, Mr. Jezek will work closely with Frutarom’s key personnel in the U.S., as well as interface with Frutarom’s pharmaceutica…
    12.09.05

  • DermaNew: Jeffrey L. Davis

    DermaNew: Jeffrey L. Davis has been appointed chief financial officer. He was previously a financial executive for Sunterra Corp. where he served as a consultant to the president/CEO.…
    12.09.05

  • Tri-K Industries: Lauren DelDotto

    Tri-K Industries: Lauren DelDotto has been promoted to marketing manager, and will manage all of the duties and responsibilities formerly handled by Penny Antonopoulos. Ms. DelDotto previously served as international business manager for TRI-K, and w…
    12.09.05

  • Fashion Group International: Denise Ortell

    Fashion Group International: Denise Ortell, founder and president of DFO Creative Consultants, was named Entrepreneur of the Year. DFO is a graphic design firm that services a wide range of clients including Tag Heuer, Colgate-Palmolive, Seagram, Uni…
    12.09.05

  • Givaudan Fragrances: Heidi Richardson

    Givaudan Fragrances: Heidi Richardson was hired as senior marketing manager for the firm’s New York Fine Fragrance Creative Center. David O’Halloran was hired as director, cosmetics and applications laboratory.…
    12.09.05

  • Lucta USA: Robert Orth

    Lucta USA: Robert Orth has joined the company at its Northbrook, IL headquarters as executive vice president, fragrance division. Jodi Wilson has been appointed senior perfumer.…
    12.09.05

  • Limited Brands: Sherry Baker

    Limited Brands: Sherry Baker is stepping down as co-leader of Victoria’s Secret’s Beauty Division, leaving Jill Granoff as president. The two became co-leaders of Victoria’s Secret Beauty in August, following the retirement of Robin…
    12.09.05

  • Pureology: Larry Roses

    Pureology: Larry Roses joined the PureOlogy team as regional sales manager in the Northeast; Cynthia Heisser was hired as district sales trainer, Western division.…
    12.09.05

  • J. & E. Sozio: Frederic Braud

    J. & E. Sozio: Frederic Braud has been appointed general manager in charge of U.S. operations. He formerly served as international manager for the Asian markets. In addition, Rita Maloney has been promoted to chief perfumer after five years as…
    12.09.05

  • Eastman Chemical: Robert Preston

    Eastman Chemical: Robert Preston has been made vice president and managing director of Eastman Chemical Company’s Eastman division with responsibility for Asia Pacific.…
    12.09.05

  • Acme-Hardesty Co.: Linda Meyer

    Acme-Hardesty Co.: Linda Meyer has been named regional sales manager for Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas and Washington. Headquartered in Blue Bell, PA, the company is a marketer an…
    12.09.05