Doug Boissonault joins drom Fragrances as an Account Manager, bringing a wealth of experience across all market segments to his new position. He will be located in drom’s Towaco, NJ facility.
Samantha Cruz has been named Fragrance Development Manager for personal care, home care and fine fragrance accounts. Ms. Cruz is working out of drom’s Fragrance Design Studio in Tribeca, New York City.
Lionel Nesbit joins drom Fragrances as a Technical Perfumer in the Analytical Department. Mr. Nesbit will be working out of the Towaco, NJ facility.
Eduardo Nau, Jr. has been named SGD North America’s new Sales Director responsible for global perfumery brands, reporting to Shéhérazade Chamlou Vice President of Sales & Marketing – Perfumery Division. Mr. Nau has over 20 years of experience having held purchasing and supply chain positions with companies such as Gryphon Development, Elizabeth Arden and Inter Parfums.
SkinMedica has announced the promotion of Ted Schwarz to President. Mr. Schwarz has been with the company for six years. Mary Fisher, formerly President and Chief Executive Officer, will continue to lead SkinMedica as Chief Executive Officer.
Joe Willis joins SkinMedica as Vice President, Sales and Marketing. Mr. Willis was most recently General Manager of Ortho Dermatologics, a Johnson & Johnson company, and has dedicated more than 20 years of his career to the specialty of dermatology, in both the medical and aesthetics fields.
Jaime Maser has been promoted to Vice President, Brand and Public Relations. Ms. Maser has been working with La Prairie in some capacity for the past six years; first, at the brand’s former PR agency and for the past two years, in-house. In her new role, Ms. Maser will continue spearheading all corporate communications, new media outreaches and strategic alliance and press events for the North American market, as well as initiating new programs and business growth strategies among La Prairie’s namesake spas.
Philippe Milazzo has been appointed Global Market Manager for Cosmetic and Personal Care Packaging at DuPont Cosmetic Solutions. He joined DuPont in Geneva in 2002, where he initially took on a marketing and product management role for the automotive sector. In 2006 he became the Technical Services and Development Manager for DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Mr. Milazzo replaces Jonathan Cohen, who has held the position for the last two years. Mr. Cohen has been appointed to European Business Leader for Advanced Interlayers within DuPont’s Packaging & Industrial Polymers business and will remain in Geneva.
Jackie Crist has joined The Michelle Williams Group as Senior Advisor for Television Shopping Sales as the beauty and cosmetics agency expands its expertise into the television shopping channel. Ms. Crist brings over 25 years of multi-channel experience in the retail industry. Most recently, she was the Director of e-commerce for RTW, Jewelry, Intimate Apparel, Shoes, and Accessories for the Home Shopping Network.