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Takasago International Corp. has hired Joyce Hildebrandt as vice president, creative fragrance group, fine fragrance division. Hildebrandt’s role is to set strategies to further develop and grow the fine fragrance division. She most recently worked with Avon Products, Inc.
Bozena Tomczyk has also joined the fine fragrance creative fragrance group as senior fragrance evaluator. Tomczyk has been in the cosmetic and fragrance industry for 10 years at companies such as San Mar Labs and Shaw Mudge & Co.
Neil Wasser has joined Takasago as senior account executive, fragrance division, focusing on personal care and household accounts. Wasser was previously at Givaudan and Quest where he held a variety of sales positions.
Charles Steward has joined in the position of vice president of R&D, Takasago USA. In his new role, Steward will lead the R&D, applications and innovation teams. He has held the position of director of applications and technology at Givaudan and most recently was director, shared technical services at IFF.