Actives International: appointed Diana Smith as sales manager and director of East Coast sales. She will be responsible for sales to key accounts, as well as customers in the Northeast. She will also be responsible for managing the activities of independent sales agents in the rest of the country. Most recently, Smith was global account and product line manager at Presperse LLC. Prior to that, she worked for both finished-product manufacturers and ingredient suppliers in roles that included product development, technology management, business development, marketing and sales account management.