appointed Kathy Maurer as its new senior marketing manager for its North American personal care business unit. Ms. Maurer comes from National Starch and Chemical Company, where her background was in both technical and marketing platforms. Manal Sarris was also appointed Southeast account manager for DSM Nutritional Products. Based in Dallas, TX, she has most recently held positions with Beauticontrol Cosmetics and Revision Skin Care. Ms. Sarris is replacing Ian Lawrence, who has been promoted to national sales manager.