Personnel

  • I Markwins International: James R. Koeppl

    January 10, 2006
    l Markwins International: James R. Koeppl, senior vice president and general manager of Markwins Beauty Products, has been promoted to president of the new U.S. and Canada cosmetic division, Markwins North America.…


  • Shiseido Co. Ltd: Heidi Manheimer

    January 10, 2006
    l Shiseido Co. Ltd.: Heidi Manheimer was promoted to chief executive officer of Shiseido Cosmetics (America) Ltd. She will be the first woman to hold the CEO title in the company’s 133-year history. She succeeds Toshio Negami, who will return t…


  • European Compliance Academy: Daniel Scheidegger

    January 10, 2006
    l European Compliance Academy: Daniel Scheidegger, vice president of operations and managing director of Genzyme Pharmaceuticals Liestal, has been appointed the new ECA chairman.…


  • HNC Products: Mark Moroni

    January 10, 2006
    l HNC Products, Inc.: Mark Moroni has been promoted to plant manager from plant engineer. Ripal Parikh has joined the company as process engineer. Daniel Toohil has joined HNC as plant engineer. Jared Patterson has been appointed logistics coor…


  • DermaNew: Dean Rhodes

    January 10, 2006
    DermaNew: Dean Rhodes, chief executive officer and co-founder of Derma- New, recently graduated from Harvard Business School’s owner/president management program. The intensive program led by Harvard’s entrepreneurial business faculty is…


  • Mastertaste Inc.:

    January 10, 2006
    Mastertaste Inc.: Paul Hood has been appointed general manager of the company’s Zesty Smoke team in Crossville, TN. Mr. Hood joined Mastertaste through its acquisition of Hickory Specialties and its Zesty Smoke brand in 2001. Most recently, he…


  • Essential Ingredients: Mike Manning

    January 10, 2006
    l Essential Ingredients: In conjunction with its expansion into the northeast, Mike Manning has been appointed business manager for the northeast region. Tony Casas has also joined the Essential Ingredients team as sales executive for the northeast…


  • Ecolab Inc: Allan L. Schuman

    January 10, 2006
    l Ecolab Inc.: Allan L. Schuman will retire as chairman on May 12 and will be replaced by president and chief executive Douglas M. Baker. Mr. Schuman joined Ecolab in 1957 as a junior salesman and has since served in a variety of management positio…


  • Revlon: Debra L. Lee

    January 10, 2006
    Revlon: Debra L. Lee, president and chief executive of Black Entertainment Television, and Kathi P. Seifert, chairman of consulting firm Pinnacle Perspectives, have been elected to Revlon’s board, boosting its size to 12 directors.…


  • Personnel Roundup

    Personnel Roundup

    January 5, 2006
    Tom Malafronte Appointed Senior VP/GM at Noveon Noveon: Noveon, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Lubrizol Corp., announced key appointments to the senior leadership of its Personal Care and Pharmaceuticals (PCP) global business unit, a manufacturer…


  • BASF: G. Michael Kent

    December 9, 2005
    BASF: G. Michael Kent has been named marketing manager for the cosmetic solutions business in North America, effective June 20, 2005. Most recently, he was marketing manager for human nutrition for BASF in North America.…


  • MGP Ingredients: Lydia Funk

    December 9, 2005
    MGP Ingredients: Lydia Funk has been promoted to corporate director of internal audit. She joined the company as internal auditor in 2004 after spending several years in financial auditing and accounting positions with the U.S. Department of…


  • Murad: Robert Silton

    December 9, 2005
    Murad: Robert Silton has joined the professional division as director of strategic marketing. He will establish new programs and products that further connect professional skin care therapists with Murad, each other and with their clients.…


  • CTFA: Elvis Oxley

    December 9, 2005
    CTFA: The Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association announced that Elvis Oxley has joined the organization as senior director, government affairs. He most recently served as executive director of a political organization in Washington, DC.…


  • Penn-Wheeling Closure: Bill Benson

    December 9, 2005
    Penn-Wheeling Closure: Bill Benson has been hired for the east regional sales position. Michael Corral is the new western regional sales manager. Richard Smith has been hired as sales coordinator.…