Personnel

  • Purcell: Lauren Bachelder

    April 11, 2007
    Purcell: Appointed Lauren Bachelder to its sales team. Ms. Bachelder recently graduated from California Polytechnic State University with a degree in business administration, a marketing management concentration and a Spanish minor.…


  • Chemaid Laboratories: Daniel Rachmanis and Marc Reiner

    April 11, 2007
    Chemaid Laboratories: Daniel Rachmanis has been named chief executive officer for Chemaid Laboratories. With more than 20 years of experience in the beauty industry, Mr. Rachmanis most recently served as president of Fine Fragrance Americas for Firm…


  • DS Containers: Brock Manner and George Buckland

    April 11, 2007
    DS Containers: Brock Manner has been named director of sales, Midwest and George Buckland has been appointed director of sales, East Coast. They will report to Emil Obradovich, vice president of sales, marketing and technical support. Mr. Manner…


  • Active Concepts: Sarah Jindal, Kristen Potts and Sabrina Kautz

    April 11, 2007
    Active Concepts: Announced several appointments to its sales and marketing teams. Sarah Jindal has been appointed director of technical marketing. She is responsible for driving the team’s efforts as Active Concepts expands its business both d…


  • Rhodia: Sebastien Meric

    April 11, 2007
    Rhodia: Specialty chemical producer Rhodia appointed Sébastien Meric vice president and global business director for the company’s Novecare home & personal care business. He holds a French business degree and a Henley Management…


  • Alberto Culver: Ralph J. Nicoletti

    April 11, 2007
    Alberto Culver: Alberto-Culver has appointed Ralph J. Nicoletti as senior vice president and chief financial officer. Mr. Nicoletti joined Alberto-Culver after a 27-year career at Kraft Foods where he was most recently senior vice…


  • Personnel Roundup

    April 3, 2007
    Noveon Expands Personal Care Team Noveon Personal Care: The personal care group of The Lubrizol Corporation’s Specialty Chemicals Segment, Noveon, announced several personnel changes. Vivian Tajan Pohl joined Noveon in Mexico as sales…


  • Lambent Technologies: Diane Nordstrom and Lisa Gulibon

    March 6, 2007
    Lambent Technologies: Diane Nordstrom has joined Lambent Technologies, a division of Petroferm Inc., as the personal care regional sales manager for the East Coast. Ms. Nordstrom comes to Lambent with a BS in chemistry from Lynchburg College. She…


  • Crown: Gustavo Alvarez

    March 6, 2007
    Crown: Gustavo Alvarez has been promoted to operating officer and general manager of Crown Tampas (CT) and Petropar Embalagens (PPE), Crown’s affiliates in Brazil through the joint venture with Petropar S.A. Mr. Alvarez will succeed Silvio…


  • Q Laboratories: Erin Crowley

    March 6, 2007
    Q Laboratories: Erin Crowley has been appointed to the position of microbiology R&D laboratory supervisor for Q Laboratories, Inc. Ms. Crowley will be responsible for all functions of the R&D laboratory. She holds a bachelor’s of sc…


  • B&T Company: Alain Thibodeau

    March 6, 2007
    B&T Company: Joining B&T company as new scientific affairs director for technical and cosmetic applications is Alain Thibodeau, PhD. He will be responsible for positioning and technical support of B&T products in technical and cosmeti…


  • Uhlmann Packaging Systems: Hubert H. Keil

    March 6, 2007
    Uhlmann Packaging Systems: Hubert H. Keil has been named vice chairman of the board of directors of the Healthcare Compliance Packaging Council. Mr. Keil is also the managing director and chief executive officer of Uhlmann Packaging Systems. Mr.…


  • Dashing Diva: Deborah Storz

    March 6, 2007
    Dashing Diva: Strategic marketing consultant and cosmetics industry veteran, Deborah Storz, was appointed chief operating officer of Dashing Diva Franchise Corp., which calls itself the world’s first truly “branded” chain of nail sa…


  • DeWolf Chemical: Steve Pettigrew

    February 16, 2007
    DeWolf Chemical: Steve Pettigrew has been promoted to the newly created position of vice president of sales at Dewolf Chemical. In this position, Mr. Pettigrew will be responsible for all sales activities for DeWolf Chemical’s three operating…


  • Acme-Hardesty Co.: Gary Martin

    February 16, 2007
    Acme-Hardesty Co.: Gary Martin has been named supply chain manager. Headquartered in Blue Bell, PA, Acme-Hardesty Co. is a marketer and distributor of vegetable and animal-fat based oleochemicals and industrial process chemicals throughout the U.S.…