Personnel


  • Crown Risdon: Mike Milburn

    Crown Risdon: Mike Milburn was promoted to regional quality assurance manager, responsible for supporting and enhancing quality efforts in the Watertown and Danbury, CT, Middle-town, NY, Laconia, NH and Reynosa, Mexico facilities.…
    11.15.05

  • LVMH Mot Hennessy Louis Vuitton: Marco Gobbetti

    LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton: Marco Gobbetti was named president and chief executive officer, Givenchy Couture. Mr. Gobbetti previously served as chief executive officer of Moschino since 1993. He will succeed Marianne Tesler.…
    11.15.05

  • Axon: George Albrecht

    Axon: George Albrecht was named vice president of sales, responsible for leading the sales group and making sales calls. He most recently served with PDC International as sales manager.…
    11.15.05

  • Creative Salon Concepts: Brandon Ranney

    Creative Salon Concepts: Brandon Ranney was named sales manager. Michelle Daly was appointed senior account executive for central New Jersey. Peggie Davis Hoffman was named senior account executive, responsible for Harrisburg, PA. Maria Cadley was ta…
    11.15.05

  • Sexy Hair Concepts: Donna Federici

    Sexy Hair Concepts: Donna Federici was promoted from senior vice president of marketing to senior vice president of sales and marketing. Mark Stiller’s title was changed from chief financial officer to chief operating officer. Marty Van Wagner…
    11.15.05

  • Symrise: Marlene Feldman

    Symrise: Marlene Feldman was named vice president, marketing and consumer insights, consumer products, fragrance division, responsible for clients in all personal care, oral care and household categories.…
    11.15.05

  • Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturers Association: Nick Shackley

    Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturers Association: Nick Shackley was elected chairman and John Wetzel was appointed vice chairman of the Informex committee. Mr. Shackley is vice president of Cambrex Corp.’s U.S. sales and business developmen…
    11.15.05

  • LOral USA: Stephen Lutz

    L’Oréal USA: Stephen Lutz was named senior vice president, sales and marketing, Maybelline New York-Garnier U.S. He formerly served as vice president and national sales manager, L’Oréal Paris. Mike Indursky was appointed vic…
    11.15.05

  • Cosmetic Toiletry and Fragrance Association: Andrea Jung

    Cosmetic Toiletry and Fragrance Association: Andrea Jung, chairman and chief executive officer of Avon Products, was re-elected chair. Newly elected vice chairmen include Daniel Brestle of Estée Lauder and Marc Pritchard of Procter & Gambl…
    11.15.05

  • Reynolds Industries: Augustus Gus Reynolds

    Reynolds Industries: Augustus “Gus” Reynolds was promoted to chief executive officer. Stephen E. Speer was named president of the Fort Mill, SC manufacturing facility. Mike Pearce was promoted to director of technical sales. Lee Shargel w…
    11.15.05

  • Biotherm: Roberta Weiss

    Biotherm: Roberta Weiss was named senior vice president of marketing in the U.S. Ms. Weiss formerly served as vice president, creative marketing worldwide, Origins.…
    11.15.05

  • BASF: Dr. Folker Ruchatz

    BASF: Dr. Folker Ruchatz was ap-pointed marketing manager, cosmetic ingredients, North America. He formerly served as technology and investment planning manager, fine chemicals. Christie Gisser was named sales manager, cosmetic ingredients, North Ame…
    11.15.05

  • Crompton Corp.: Richard Owins

    Crompton Corp.: Richard Owins was named vice president, rubber chemicals and EPDM. He formerly served with Degussa Corp. as vice president and general manager of aerosil and silanes for the NAFTA region.…
    11.15.05

  • Cosmolab: Hovig Ounanian

    Cosmolab: Former MAC technical director Hovig Ounanian was named vice president, research and development, responsible for leading the development group, process engineering and research labs. He replaces John Cunningham who retires this month.…
    11.15.05

  • Acuity Brands: Vernon J. Nagel

    Acuity Brands: Vernon J. Nagel will be elected to the board of directors and appointed vice chairman on Sept. 1. Mr. Nagel will also continue to serve as chief financial officer. John K. Morgan was appointed president and chief development officer. A…
    11.15.05

  • Degussa: George Rightmeyer

    Degussa: George Rightmeyer was promoted to vice president of sales for the building blocks business unit, responsible for U.S. sales, customer service, controlling, administration and the implementation of the NAFTA strategy. He will also serve tempo…
    11.15.05

  • Sothys U.S.A.: Francois Requier

    Sothys U.S.A.: Francois Requier was promoted to general director, responsible for marketing and sales. He formerly served as commercial manager.…
    11.15.05

  • SiberHegner North America: Julie Barone

    SiberHegner North America: Julie Barone was named business development manager, after serving as account executive with 3M and Sun Chemical.…
    11.15.05

  • Oloff Beauty/Barex Italiana: Scott Lynn

    Oloff Beauty/Barex Italiana: Scott Lynn, formerly with the Ales Group, was appointed national sales manager.…
    11.15.05

  • Unilever: Niall FitzGerald

    Unilever: Co-chairman Niall FitzGerald will retire on Oct. 1 after 37 years with the company. He will be replaced by foods director Patrick Cescau.…
    11.15.05