Personnel

  • DermaNew: Jeffrey L. Davis

    December 9, 2005
    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.…


  • Frutarom USA: Eugene Gene Jezek

    December 9, 2005
    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…


  • Degussa: Craig Vail

    December 9, 2005
    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…


  • Markham Prestige Group: Melanie Koroyan

    December 9, 2005
    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…


  • Olin Corporation: Donald W. Bogus

    December 9, 2005
    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.…


  • Lambent Technologies: Brad Housenga

    December 9, 2005
    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.…


  • Clariant: Terry Wells

    December 9, 2005
    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.…


  • Solvay Chemicals: Marc Nuchelmans

    December 9, 2005
    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…


  • Centerchem: Bill OBrien

    December 9, 2005
    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.…


  • Procter & Gamble: Dr. Heiner Gurtler

    December 9, 2005
    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…


  • Cognis Corporation: Hend de Jonge

    December 9, 2005
    Cognis Corporation: Henk de Jonge has been appointed regional sales director (NAFTA). He succeeds Walt Evans, who retired from Cognis in June.…


  • Outsourcing Services Group: Russell Dancho

    December 9, 2005
    Outsourcing Services Group: Russell Dancho has been appointed as the general manager of OSG’s Kolmar Laboratories facility in Port Jervis, NY. He will be responsible for organizational processes, personnel and customer service. He will also be…


  • Avon: Pauline J. Brown

    December 9, 2005
    Avon: Pauline J. Brown will join the company as senior vice president, global business development, effective September 1, 2005. She succeeds Gina R. Boswell, who recently assumed the role of senior vice president and chief operating officer, Avon No…


  • BioScreen Testing Services: Dr. Lawrence Rheins

    December 9, 2005
    BioScreen Testing Services: Dr. Lawrence Rheins has been appointed vice president of clinical services. He is set to head BioScreen’s new clinical test site in Phoenix, AZ, which will operate as BioScreen Clinical.…


  • Yankee Candle Company: Michael Archbold

    December 9, 2005
    Yankee Candle Company: Michael Archbold has been appointed to the company’s board of directors. He is currently executive vice president and chief financial officer of AutoZone, Inc.…