Personnel


  • 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

  • Crown Risdon: James H. Adams

    Crown Risdon: James H. Adams was named vice president of operations, responsible for manufacturing, quality assurance, purchasing and related production functions of Risdon’s six North American plants. He formerly served as vice president and g…
    11.15.05

  • Colgate-Palmolive: Elizabeth A. Monrad

    Colgate-Palmolive: Elizabeth A. Monrad, executive vice president and chief financial officer of TIAA-CREF, was named to the board of directors.…
    11.15.05

  • Tubed Products: Armando Gallegos

    Tubed Products: Armando Gallegos was appointed director of sales for the western region of the U.S.…
    11.15.05

  • The Fragrance Foundation: Pamela Baxter

    The Fragrance Foundation: Six new board members were elected: Pamela Baxter, president and chief executive officer of LVMH perfumery and cosmetics; Kevin Boyce, president and chief executive officer of Unilever Cosmetics International; Thia Breen, se…
    11.15.05

  • Belmay: Guilherme Aranha

    Belmay: Guilherme Aranha was promoted to president of fragrances worldwide. He most recently seved as head of international operations. Jim Thomp-son was appointed president USA, responsible for the U.S. fragrance business. He previously served as vi…
    11.15.05

  • ARDE Barinco: Marco Taddeo

    ARDE Barinco: Newly hired Marco Taddeo is responsible for mechanical design engineering and overseeing the manufacturing process for ARDE Barinco mixers.…
    11.15.05

  • National Purity LLC: Roy Campen

    National Purity LLC: Roy Campen was named vice president of sales and marketing, responsible for developing new business and expanding integrated sales solution to existing customers. Mr. Campen formerly served with Apache Hose and Belting Co., Inc.…
    11.15.05

  • Avon Products: Robert Toth

    Avon Products: Robert Toth was promoted to the new position of executive vice president, international, responsible for Latin America, Asia Pacific, Europe and Middle East. John Owen was named senior vice president, Europe, Middle East and Africa. Ca…
    11.15.05