Personnel


  • Beaut Prestige International (BPI) USA: Louis Desazars

    Beauté Prestige International (BPI) USA: Louis Desazars was named president. He will oversee U.S. operations. He formerly led BPI’s European operations as vice president, Europe.…
    11.22.05

  • The Soap and Detergent Association: Hans Sanderson

    The Soap and Detergent Association: Hans Sanderson was named director of environmental safety. He formerly was a researcher at the University of Guelph Centre for Toxicology in Canada. Mr. Sanderson is a Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chem-i…
    11.22.05

  • Acuity Brands: Vernon J. Nagel

    Acuity Brands: Vernon J. Nagel was appointed chairman and chief executive officer, succeeding James S. Balloun. Karen J. Holcom, vice president and controller, will serve as interim chief financial officer.…
    11.22.05

  • Sothys USA: Charles Mizelle

    Sothys USA: Charles Mizelle was promoted from regional director to national director of corporate development.…
    11.22.05

  • International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF): Henry W. Howell, Jr.

    nternational Flavors & Fragrances (IFF): Henry W. Howell, Jr. was elected to the board of directors. Mr. Howell retired from J.P. Morgan in 2001 after serving for 34 years. Nicholas Mirzayantz was promoted to senior vice president, fine fragrance…
    11.22.05

  • Stanley Home Products: Cynthia Gon-zalez

    Stanley Home Products: Cynthia Gon-zalez was named director of sales. She formerly served with Partylite.…
    11.22.05

  • Schlke & Mayr: Jean-Luc Charlet

    chülke & Mayr: Jean-Luc Charlet was appointed chief executive officer of the Schülke & Mayr Group, Norderstedt, Germany. Mr. Charlet formerly served as regional manager director, Austria and Central Europe, Air Liquide Group. He rep…
    11.22.05

  • Certified Learning in Cosmetology Inter-national: John Mascarini

    Certified Learning in Cosmetology Inter-national: John Mascarini was named general manager.…
    11.22.05

  • Treatt USA: Nancy Poulos

    Treatt USA: Nancy Poulos, vice president of sales, was elected to the board. She is also vice president of Women in Flavor & Fragrance Commerce.…
    11.22.05

  • Michelman: David Butterfield

    Michelman: David Butterfield was named market manager, performance coatings, perishables. He is responsible for increasing the market penetration of wax alternatives for corrugated packaging. He most recently served with A. Duda and Sons.…
    11.22.05

  • Interbrand: Former Procter & Gamble

    Interbrand: Former Procter & Gamble executive Werner Domittner was named managing director, Interbrand Cincinnati. He replaces Dave Forsthoe-feol, who was named chairman.…
    11.22.05

  • Ribus: Kathy Barr

    Ribus: Kathy Barr was named managing director of traditional products. Matt Burridge was appointed managing director, organic and natural foods.…
    11.22.05

  • Carrington Laboratories: Humayoun Akhter, Ph.D

    Carrington Laboratories: Humayoun Akhter, Ph.D, was named R&D director. Melanie Valdez joined Carrington Labs following the acquisition of Creative Beauty Innovation’s custom manufacturing division, where she served as marketing and product…
    11.22.05

  • Eufora International: Jim De Berry

    Eufora International: Jim De Berry was named president. Priscilla Remilliard was promoted to director of education. Jamie Breitenstein was appointed southwest regional manager.…
    11.22.05

  • Invista Specialty Intermediates: Nadine deVries

    Invista Specialty Intermediates: Nadine deVries was named business director, responsible for the North American DBE business. She joined DuPont in 1992. Melinda Burn, Ph.D, was promoted to product and marketing manager after joining DuPont in 1993. M…
    11.22.05

  • Elementis plc: Keith Hopkins

    Elementis plc: Keith Hopkins was elected to the board of directors. Following the retirement of chairman Jonathan Fry in October, Mr. Hopkins will assume the role of chairman. He formerly served with Croda Inter-national. He also serves on the boards…
    11.22.05

  • Lipo Chemicals: John Vidalis

    Lipo Chemicals: John Vidalis was named vice president of operations. Mr. Vidalis brings 20 years of operational, supply chain and business development experience to the position.…
    11.22.05

  • The Soap and Detergent Association: Mark Leonard

    The Soap and Detergent Association: Newly elected board directors include Mark Leonard, vice president, care chemicals, Cognis Corporation; Pam Butcher, vice president, specialty chemicals, The Dow Chemical Company and Dimitri Panayotopoulos, group p…
    11.22.05

  • TRI-K Industries: Penny Antonopoulos

    TRI-K Industries: Penny Antonopoulos was promoted to the new post of senior marketing manager. She formerly served as marketing manager. Sumit Tripathi was promoted from marketing analyst to product manager.…
    11.22.05

  • Rex Corporation: Tom Gillis

    Rex Corporation: Tom Gillis was appointed plant engineer. Mr. Gillis hails from Avery Dennison Corp.…
    11.22.05