Personnel

  • 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.…


  • Creative Nail Design: John Heffner

    December 9, 2005
    Creative Nail Design: John Heffner, president, was appointed to the new position of chief executive officer. He will be the chief spokesperson for nail and spa business, in addition to his current duties as president.…


  • Smith & Vandiver Corp.: Michael Brown

    December 9, 2005
    Smith & Vandiver Corp.: Michael Brown has been named vice president of sales and will lead the sales and brand management of the Sinclair & Valentine division, manufacturers of natural bath and beauty products.…


  • ICMAD: Karen Acker

    December 9, 2005
    ICMAD: The Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors board of directors re-elected Karen Acker, KA Consulting Corp., president of the association. Other officers elected include: first vice president, David Schieffelin, Models Prefer Ltd.;…


  • Burts Bees: Mike Indursky

    December 9, 2005
    Burt’s Bees: Mike Indursky was named chief marketing and strategic officer. He will report directly to Doug Meyer, president and CEO. In this newly created role, Indursky will lead all marketing activities including advertising, promotion, int…


  • Croda: Ismail Walele

    December 9, 2005
    Croda: Ismail Walele joined the Croda team as synthesis laboratory manager at the North American headquarters and innovation center in Edison, NJ. He previously worked at Finetex, Inc. as the director of new technology/R&D.…


  • 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.…


  • 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…


  • 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.…


  • 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…


  • 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.…


  • 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.…


  • 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.…