Personnel


  • Nalco: Annabel Atkinson

    Nalco: Annabel Atkinson was appointed district manager, personal care, European sales district. Previously, Ms. Atkinson served on the European personal care sales team. Virginie Kompal-itch was named senior account manager, Europe. She will focus on…
    11.15.05

  • Zirh International: Michael Zimmer

    Zirh International: Michael Zimmer has been named to the new post of purchasing director. He is responsible for global supply chain management, contract negotiations, value analysis, product and packaging re-sourcing and managing Zirh brands and lice…
    11.15.05

  • LOral USA: David H. Greenberg

    L’Oréal USA: David H. Greenberg was named vice president, general manager, Matrix worldwide. He will lead Matrix’s global expansion and development. He returns to L’Oréal USA after serving as general manager, L’O…
    11.15.05

  • Outsourcing Services Group: President John Hewson

    Outsourcing Services Group: President John Hewson has been elected to the board of directors of the Cosmetic, Toiletry & Fragrance Association.…
    11.15.05

  • Blyth Inc.: Jeffrey Wilson

    Blyth Inc.: Jeffrey Wilson was promoted from vice president, Midwest brand team, to president, Midwest, Inc. He succeeds John Dammermann, vice president of Creative Expressions, who served as Midwest’s interim president following Kathy Brekken…
    11.15.05

  • CrownRisdon: Ralph DeVito

    CrownRisdon: Ralph DeVito was promoted from head of closure design to manager, product design, lipsticks and closures, responsible for product design. Tom Kearny was named manager of product design, eye care.…
    11.15.05

  • Commercial Development and Marketing Association (CDMA): Ada Nielsen

    Commercial Development and Marketing Association (CDMA): New 2004-2005 officers have been elected: Ada Nielsen, licensing manager of BP Amoco Chemicals, president; Jim Cederna, coach of Cederna International, president-elect; Wayne Turnblom, presiden…
    11.15.05

  • HCX Salons International: Jim George

    HCX Salons International: Jim George was named vice president of franchise services. He was formerly chief operating officer of Street Eats Ltd.…
    11.15.05

  • Doctors Dermatologic Formula: Janet McCormick

    Doctors Dermatologic Formula: Janet McCormick was named senior director of education, responsible for education programs and new product and professional treatment development.…
    11.15.05

  • Owens-Illinois: Steven R. McCracken

    Owens-Illinois: Steven R. McCracken was appointed president and chief executive officer. He formerly served as president of Invista. He succeeds Terry L. Wilkinson and Thomas L. Young who served as interim chief executive officers following current c…
    11.15.05

  • CCA Industries: Dr. Gio Batta Gori

    CCA Industries: Dr. Gio Batta Gori was elected interim director due to the resignation of Drew Edell, vice president of product development and operations. Dr. Gori is president of the Health Policy Center, Bethesda, MD.…
    11.15.05

  • Revlon Inc.: Kenneth Wolfe

    Revlon Inc.: Kenneth Wolfe and Paul Bohan were named directors of the board. Mr. Wolfe is a former chairman and chief executive of Hershey Foods Corp. Mr. Bohan is a former managing director of Salomon Smith Barney.…
    11.15.05

  • The Gillette Co.: James M. Kilts

    The Gillette Co.: James M. Kilts, chairman, president and chief executive officer, has extended his employment contract for one year to Jan. 19, 2006. Joseph J. Schena was named vice president, controller and principal accounting officer. Mark M. Lec…
    11.15.05

  • BASF: Christina Gualdoni

    BASF: Christina Gualdoni was named head of European sales and distribution, Performance Chemicals for De-tergents and Formulators, responsible for European distribution activities and global information management. She previously served in the Super-…
    11.15.05

  • Women in Flavor & Fragrance Commerce: Pia Henzi

    Women in Flavor & Fragrance Commerce: Board members for 2004 include Pia Henzi of MCI-Miritz Citrus Ingre-dients, president; Nancy Poulos of Treatt USA, vice president; Marie Cenno of Polarome, treasurer and Laura Englewman-Bowers of Giv-audan Fr…
    11.15.05

  • MeadWestvaco: Robert E. Birkenholz

    MeadWestvaco: Robert E. Birkenholz was promoted from assistant treasurer to treasurer, responsible for managing global liquidity and funding, bank relations, risk management and investment strategy for funded benefit plans.…
    11.15.05

  • Joico: Patrick OKeefe

    Joico: Patrick O’Keefe was named director of communications. He joins the company from Matrix.…
    11.15.05

  • Uhlmann: Alexander Mayer

    Uhlmann: Alexander Mayer was promoted to manager of North American machinery sales, responsible for new machine orders in North America and Lauheim, Germany. Walter Berghahn was promoted from director of sales and marketing to director of business de…
    11.15.05

  • WD-40 Company: Linda A. Lang

    WD-40 Company: Linda A. Lang was elected to the board of directors. She currently serves as president and chief operating officer of Jack in the Box Inc.…
    11.15.05

  • McLaughlin Gormley King: Steven M. Gullickson

    McLaughlin Gormley King: Steven M. Gullickson was promoted from director to vice president of sales and marketing. Donald L. Sundquist was appointed director of research and development. He formerly served as associate director of R&D under Dr.…
    11.15.05