Apr 8, 2015
Industry veteran Gus S. Kass passed away on April 6, 2015. He was one of the Midwest SCC founding members, for which he was presented the Stanley Allured Lifetime Service Award in 2010
Mar 25, 2015
Arvind Shah has joined Micro Powders as senior chemist of their personal care division.
Mar 25, 2015
Vito Cataldo was appointed to marketing manager of North America for Lonza Consumer Care's personal care business.
Mar 18, 2015
Kyle McGovern has joined Clinical Research Laboratories Inc. as the vice president of business development.
Mar 18, 2015
Ernest Waaser has been named the CEO of NuSil Technology LLC. Waaser assumes the role from Dick Compton, who is retiring but will continue to serve as chairman of the NuSil Board of Directors.
Mar 11, 2015
Dr. Straetmans GmbH has added two new members to its sales team to accomodate growth in two emerging markets, Asia and Eastern Europe.
Mar 3, 2015
Pat Brueggman has been named senior vice president and general manager of Vantage Personal Care.
Feb 24, 2015
Thia Breen, group president of North America for The Estée Lauder Companies, assumes new position; vice chairs also elected.
Feb 17, 2015
Ron Birnbaum has been appointed by Evonik to business director of personal care for the NAFTA region in the Nutrition & Care segment. His new position was effective Feb. 1, 2015.
Feb 4, 2015
Philip Ludwig, manager for global product development and applications at Lonza Consumer Care, has been appointed to the advisory council of the Center for Dermal Research (CDR).
Jan 14, 2015
Richard D. Hersey joined Coast Southwest as senior director of business development for personal care.
Jan 13, 2015
Tammo Boinowitz, PhD, has been named the new head of Evonik’s personal care business line, effective Jan. 1, 2015.
Nov 12, 2014
During its November 2014 meeting, the Midwest SCC Chapter honored Allan Jacobsen the Stanley Allured Lifetime Service Award.
Nov 11, 2014
L'Oréal USA announced the recipients of the 2014 L'Oréal USA For Women in Science Fellowship, which recognize five U.S.-based female researchers for their outstanding contributions in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. Recipients receive $60,000 each for their postdoctoral research.
Oct 27, 2014
Kelly Dobos has joined Sun Chemical as technical manager of cosmetics for the Americas.
Oct 8, 2014
Ni'Kita Wilson is joining Aware Products as VP of sales and innovation. Wilson is also coming back to the Cosmetics & Toiletries team as a regular columnist, having previously written the Read the Label column.
Sep 23, 2014
Cosmetics & Toiletries is pleased to welcome Jennifer Marsh, PhD, of Procter & Gamble, to its highly esteemed Scientific Advisory Board. As an accomplished Principal Scientist in the Beauty and Technology division, Marsh has conducted multiple studies on bleach and oxidative chemistry for hair color technologies.
Sep 3, 2014
Koh Akiyama has been appointed president and CEO of Presperse, replacing Sumio Hino, who has been appointed to lead the management of Sumitomo Corp.’s global cosmetics business.
Aug 25, 2014
Robert Margolskee, MD, PhD, succeeds Gary Beauchamp, PhD, who is stepping down after 24 years with the organization.
Aug 5, 2014
At the Society of Cosmetic Scientists' (SCS) 2014 Annual General Meeting in London, the 2014/2015 officers and council were elected.