Personnel

  • S.C. Johnson: Drew A. Franklin

    December 9, 2005
    S.C. Johnson: Drew A. Franklin was appointed to the position of president and general manager, Canada. He was previously employed with the firm as category manager, air care in the U.S.…


  • Seppic Inc.: Richard Germain

    December 9, 2005
    Seppic Inc.: Richard Germain has been appointed senior account representative and nonwoven (wet wipe) application specialist. He was previously specialty industrial products manager, North America. Michelle S. Carrillo was hired as technical sales as…


  • National Starch Personal Care: James Lynch

    December 9, 2005
    National Starch Personal Care: James Lynch has been named account supervisor, with responsibility for key customers in the Eastern U.S. As supervisor, he will provide select clients with technology concepts and established polymer technologies in the…


  • Levlad/Nature’s Gate: Paddy Spence

    December 9, 2005
    Levlad/Nature’s Gate: Paddy Spence has been appointed president, responsible for the company’s branded and private label businesses. Marty Hagge has been appointed senior vice president of sales and marketing. Jonathan Prince has been nam…


  • Mettler-Toledo Hi-Speed, Inc.: Stuart Thomas

    December 9, 2005
    Mettler-Toledo Hi-Speed, Inc.: Stuart Thomas was appointed operations manager. He will oversee and direct all aspects of operations, including manufacturing, engineering and quality control.…


  • Church & Dwight: Bradley Casper

    December 9, 2005
    Church & Dwight: Bradley Casper, president of Church & Dwight’s U.S. personal care business, resigned to become chief executive officer of Dial Corp., the companies announced. Mr. Casper succeeds Dial CEO Herbert Baum, who has retired.…


  • Givaudan Fragrances: Aurélien Guichard

    December 9, 2005
    Givaudan Fragrances: Aurélien Guichard was promoted to the position of perfumer. He will continue to report to Cosimo Policastro at Givaudan’s Fine Fragrance Creative Center in New York.…


  • CTFA: Pamela G. Bailey

    December 9, 2005
    CTFA: Pamela G. Bailey succeeds Ed Kavanaugh as president and chief executive officer. She was previously the president and CEO of the Advanced Medical Technology Association. Marc Pritchard, president of global retail hair color, cosmetic and person…


  • MGP Ingredients: Mary Kay O’Connor

    December 9, 2005
    MGP Ingredients: Mary Kay O’Connor has joined the firm as general manager of the company’s personal care ingredients and biopolymer businesses.…


  • 'L’Oréal: Jean-Paul Agon

    December 9, 2005
    'L’Oréal: Jean-Paul Agon will succeed chairman and CEO Lindsay Owens-Jones in the role of CEO next year. Laurent Attala will succeed Agon as president and CEO of L'Oréal USA on July 1. Marc Menesguen has been named as successor to…


  • Maybelline: Sara Younger

    December 9, 2005
    Maybelline: Sara Younger was appointed director of public relations for Maybelline New York. In her new role, she will be responsible for the strategic planning, development and execution of public relations programs for the entire Maybelline New Yor…


  • Frutarom: Ariel Calmanovici

    December 9, 2005
    Frutarom: Ariel Calmanovici was appointed chief financial officer. Karla Markwardt was named west coast sales executive.…


  • Playtex Products, Inc.Ronald B. Gordon

    December 9, 2005
    Playtex Products, Inc.Ronald B. Gordon has been appointed to the Playtex board of directors. He most recently served as president and chief operating officer of Nice-Pak Products, Inc.…


  • Esteé Lauder: Andrea Robinson

    December 9, 2005
    Esteé Lauder: Andrea Robinson was appointed to the newly created position of chief marketing officer. She will lead global marketing for the Lauder brand skincare, makeup and fragrance worldwide.…


  • Yankee Candle Co.: Bruce H. Besanko

    December 9, 2005
    Yankee Candle Co.: Former Best Buy finance executive Bruce H. Besanko has been tapped as CFO and senior vice president of finance to replace Robert R. Spellman, who has retired. Vijay Vishwanath has been appointed to the company's board of directors.…