Personnel


  • Degussa: John Rolando

    Degussa: John Rolando has been appointed president and chief executive officer of Röhm America LLC, part of Degussa’s specialty polymers division. He succeeds Rodger Cram, who has left the company to pursue other opportunities.…
    12.09.05

  • S.C. Johnson: Drew A. Franklin

    S.C. Johnson: Drew A. Franklin was appointed to the position of president and general manager, Canada. He was previously employed with the firm as category manager, air care in the U.S.…
    12.09.05

  • Seppic Inc.: Richard Germain

    Seppic Inc.: Richard Germain has been appointed senior account representative and nonwoven (wet wipe) application specialist. He was previously specialty industrial products manager, North America. Michelle S. Carrillo was hired as technical sales as…
    12.09.05

  • National Starch Personal Care: James Lynch

    National Starch Personal Care: James Lynch has been named account supervisor, with responsibility for key customers in the Eastern U.S. As supervisor, he will provide select clients with technology concepts and established polymer technologies in the…
    12.09.05

  • Levlad/Nature’s Gate: Paddy Spence

    Levlad/Nature’s Gate: Paddy Spence has been appointed president, responsible for the company’s branded and private label businesses. Marty Hagge has been appointed senior vice president of sales and marketing. Jonathan Prince has been nam…
    12.09.05

  • Mettler-Toledo Hi-Speed, Inc.: Stuart Thomas

    Mettler-Toledo Hi-Speed, Inc.: Stuart Thomas was appointed operations manager. He will oversee and direct all aspects of operations, including manufacturing, engineering and quality control.…
    12.09.05

  • Church & Dwight: Bradley Casper

    Church & Dwight: Bradley Casper, president of Church & Dwight’s U.S. personal care business, resigned to become chief executive officer of Dial Corp., the companies announced. Mr. Casper succeeds Dial CEO Herbert Baum, who has retired.…
    12.09.05

  • Givaudan Fragrances: Aurélien Guichard

    Givaudan Fragrances: Aurélien Guichard was promoted to the position of perfumer. He will continue to report to Cosimo Policastro at Givaudan’s Fine Fragrance Creative Center in New York.…
    12.09.05

  • CTFA: Pamela G. Bailey

    CTFA: Pamela G. Bailey succeeds Ed Kavanaugh as president and chief executive officer. She was previously the president and CEO of the Advanced Medical Technology Association. Marc Pritchard, president of global retail hair color, cosmetic and person…
    12.09.05

  • MGP Ingredients: Mary Kay O’Connor

    MGP Ingredients: Mary Kay O’Connor has joined the firm as general manager of the company’s personal care ingredients and biopolymer businesses.…
    12.09.05

  • 'L’Oréal: Jean-Paul Agon

    'L’Oréal: Jean-Paul Agon will succeed chairman and CEO Lindsay Owens-Jones in the role of CEO next year. Laurent Attala will succeed Agon as president and CEO of L'Oréal USA on July 1. Marc Menesguen has been named as successor to…
    12.09.05

  • Maybelline: Sara Younger

    Maybelline: Sara Younger was appointed director of public relations for Maybelline New York. In her new role, she will be responsible for the strategic planning, development and execution of public relations programs for the entire Maybelline New Yor…
    12.09.05

  • Frutarom: Ariel Calmanovici

    Frutarom: Ariel Calmanovici was appointed chief financial officer. Karla Markwardt was named west coast sales executive.…
    12.09.05

  • Playtex Products, Inc.Ronald B. Gordon

    Playtex Products, Inc.Ronald B. Gordon has been appointed to the Playtex board of directors. He most recently served as president and chief operating officer of Nice-Pak Products, Inc.…
    12.09.05

  • Esteé Lauder: Andrea Robinson

    Esteé Lauder: Andrea Robinson was appointed to the newly created position of chief marketing officer. She will lead global marketing for the Lauder brand skincare, makeup and fragrance worldwide.…
    12.09.05

  • Yankee Candle Co.: Bruce H. Besanko

    Yankee Candle Co.: Former Best Buy finance executive Bruce H. Besanko has been tapped as CFO and senior vice president of finance to replace Robert R. Spellman, who has retired. Vijay Vishwanath has been appointed to the company's board of directors.…
    12.09.05

  • Murad Inc.: Cheryl Forberg

    Murad Inc.: Cheryl Forberg, RD, author of Stop the Clock! Cooking, has joined the company as anti-aging dietitian. She will provide anti-aging nutrition strategies complete with shopping lists and recipes.…
    12.09.05

  • Century Cosmetics: Desiree Calderone

    Century Cosmetics: Desiree Calderone has joined the company as clinical esthetician, focusing on medical grade treatments and skin care solutions.…
    12.09.05

  • Bell Flavors & Fragrances, Inc.: Marta Le Fave

    Bell Flavors & Fragrances, Inc.: The company has announced several appointments. Marta Le Fave was named account executive for fragrance sales on the East coast. Ms. Le Fave has more than 26 years of industry experience. Kara Engel was appointe…
    12.09.05

  • L'Oréal: Guillaume de Lesquen

    L'Oréal: Guillaume de Lesquen was named managing director of Biotherm, L’Oréal’s high-end skin care and makeup brand. Mr. De Lesquen succeeds Hervé Navellou, who was named managing director for L’Oréal&rs…
    12.09.05