Category: People

New TA leadership

New TA leadership

| March 31, 2017

Hank Mozingo is the new president of Tobacco Associates, effective today.

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Qarimi joins Swisher

Qarimi joins Swisher

| March 23, 2017

Swisher International has appointed Stephan Qarimi as an international market manager and director of travel retail.

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CFO resumes duties

CFO resumes duties

| March 16, 2017

Universal Corp.’s Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer David C. Moore has returned from a temporary medical leave of absence.

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Inspiring women

Inspiring women

| March 14, 2017

A woman working in the tobacco industry figured prominently when Women In Leadership this year held its third annual Inspiring Women Awards in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Greer to lead TMA

Greer to lead TMA

| March 3, 2017

The TMA has appointed Christopher B. Greer as its new president and CEO.

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Winfried Hinz passes away

Winfried Hinz passes away

| February 20, 2017

Winfried Hinz, longtime managing director of the Mignot & De Block group, passed away unexpectedly on Feb. 15, aged 72.

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Paul Doody passes away

Paul Doody passes away

| February 13, 2017

Paul Doody, global marketing director at Domino Printing Sciences, passed away on Jan. 11, 2017.

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Malkin joins Arent Fox

Malkin joins Arent Fox

| February 10, 2017

Brian J. Malkin has joined Arent Fox’s food, drug, medical device and agriculture practice.

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Norris to lead Altadis USA premium cigars

Norris to lead Altadis USA premium cigars

| February 4, 2017

Tabacalera USA has appointed Rob Norris as general manager of its Altadis USA premium cigar division.

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Imperial pay policy dumped

Imperial pay policy dumped

| January 30, 2017

Imperial Brands will not put its proposed new pay policy to a vote at Wednesday’s annual meeting because of fears over a sizeable shareholder revolt.

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Vaglietti to lead Goebel

Vaglietti to lead Goebel

| January 23, 2017

Goebel Schneid- und Wickelsysteme has appointed Daniele Vaglietti to the position of CEO. He will remain CEO of Goebel’s parent company, IMS Deltamatic.

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Brian Ace passes away

Brian Ace passes away

| January 16, 2017

Tobacco industry veteran Brian George Ace passed away on Jan. 15, aged 79, after a period of illness.

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Universal CFO on medical leave

Universal CFO on medical leave

| January 14, 2017

Universal Corp.’s senior vice president and chief financial officer, David C. Moore, will be on a temporary medical leave of absence, effective immediately.

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Kochar to lead hologram group

Kochar to lead hologram group

| January 5, 2017

The International Hologram Manufacturers Association (IHMA) has appointed Manoj Kochar to the position of chairman.

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Zanders names marketing manager

Zanders names marketing manager

| December 22, 2016

Tobias Mueller is the new marketing manager at Zanders, a German manufacturer of specialty papers and boards for labels, packaging and graphical applications.

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Reynolds to lead STG North America

Reynolds to lead STG North America

| December 20, 2016

General Cigar, Cigars International, STG Lane and STG Canada will intensify their collaboration on Jan. 1.

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Vapor Corp. appoints CFO

Vapor Corp. appoints CFO

| December 16, 2016

Vapor Corp. has appointed John A. Ollet to serve as its new chief financial officer.

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Marshall joins Nerudia

Marshall joins Nerudia

| December 13, 2016

Paul Marshall has joined Nerudia as regulatory principal to support customers with medicinal, pre-market tobacco application and Tobacco Product Directive projects.

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Board changes at RAI

Board changes at RAI

| December 1, 2016

Thomas C. Wajnert will retire as a Reynolds American Inc. board director on Dec. 31.

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Colin Hose to retire

Colin Hose to retire

| November 17, 2016

Colin Hose, global business relationship manager for Alliance One International (AOI), will retire in April after 42 years of service.

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