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Midwest SCC Honors Jacobsen for Lifetime Service

Nov 12, 2014

During its November 2014 meeting, the Midwest SCC Chapter honored Allan Jacobsen the Stanley Allured Lifetime Service Award.

L'Oréal Names Women in Science Recipients

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.

Dobos Joins Sun Chemical as Technical Manager of Cosmetics

Oct 27, 2014

Kelly Dobos has joined Sun Chemical as technical manager of cosmetics for the Americas.

Ni'Kita Wilson Joins Aware Products and Returns as C&T Columnist

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.

P&G Hair Expert Jennifer Marsh Joins C&T's Scientific Advisors

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.

Presperse Names New President and CEO

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.

Monell Names Margolskee Director and President

Aug 25, 2014

Robert Margolskee, MD, PhD, succeeds Gary Beauchamp, PhD, who is stepping down after 24 years with the organization.

SCS Names 2014/2015 Officers Council

Aug 5, 2014

At the Society of Cosmetic Scientists' (SCS) 2014 Annual General Meeting in London, the 2014/2015 officers and council were elected.

Croda Inc. Appoints Two in Consumer Care

Jul 16, 2014

Croda Inc. has appointed two employees to roles in its North American consumer care sales team.

In Memory of J. Leon Lichtin

Jun 12, 2014

J. Leon Lichtin, PhD, founder of the University of Cincinnati cosmetic science program, passed away on June 10, 2014, at the age of 90.

Abend Appointed to Lonza's Executive Committee

Jun 7, 2014

Lonza Group Ltd. announced the appointment of Sven Abend to its Executive Committee (EC), effective July 1, 2014.

Azelis Names Des Tombe Managing Director

Jun 5, 2014

Canadian-based Azelis announced the appointment of Frans J. des Tombe as managing director, effective June 2, 2014. He replaces Tony Craske, who will now be based in Europe and serve as international business director of Azelis Personal Care.

Mills Named to Elevance Board of Directors

May 27, 2014

Elevance Renewable Sciences Inc. has named Steven Mills, former Chief Financial Officer at Amyris, Inc., to its board of directors.

Ahlerup and Tabor Join AAK

May 13, 2014

AAK announced it has appointed new team members in anticipation of growth due to the demand for natural and sustainable products as well as rising consumption in China, India and Brazil.

New Lonza Executive Committee for Pharma, Biotech Focus

May 7, 2014

Lonza Group Ltd. has announced changes to its executive committee, reportedly to ensure the continuity and focused delivery of its pharmaceuticals and biotechnology division growth strategy.

Innospec Adds Haun, Deaner and Pum to Formulation Team

May 5, 2014

In support of its rapidly expanding personal care business, Innospec Performance Chemicals has added three formulation chemists to the team.

Waite Joins Steinberg & Associates

May 1, 2014

Debbie Waite has been appointed senior regulatory consultant at Steinberg & Associates, Inc.

Remembering Barb Morley

Apr 29, 2014

Barbara Jo Morley (nee Greenberg) age 71 of Skokie, IL, passed away on April 26, 2014. An avid member of the cosmetics and personal care industry, she will be missed.