Ronald S. Newman, Ph.D.
Temecula, CA 92591
Consultant has expertise in new product and technology development from conceptualization to commercialization; and experience in leading and training multi-functional teams to this end. Degrees: PhD in chemical Engineering & Technology; Diploma in Cosmetic Science. 14 years of experience in the development and introduction of new consumer products. 17 years of experience in the development and introduction of new chemical intermediates. Current areas of activity include the formulation and manufacture of home fragrance consumer products such as air fresheners, room sprays, fragrance diffusers and candles.
BSc(Eng) & PhD, Imperial College of Science & Tecnology, London, UK.
Diploma in Cosmetic Science, London College of Fashion & Society of Cosmetic Scientists, UK.
American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE).
American Chemical Society (ACS).
Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC).
Maesa Group, California – Executive Director of Research & Development – Private Label Home & Personal Care Product Development.
Latitudes International, California – Executive Director of Research & Development – Private Label Home & Personal Care Product Development.
Blyth Inc, California – Director of Research & Development – Private Label Home & Personal Care Product Development.
Union Carbide Corp, New Jersey & Connecticut – Research Scientist & Marketing Manager – New Specialty Chemical Development & Commercialization.
For Home & Personal Care Products and Specialty Chemicals:
– New Product Opportunity Identification, Development & Manufacturing.
– Ecologically Sound Product Development.
– Tracking & Utilization of Biobased Chemicals.
– Project Management.
– Competitive Intelligence; Market and Technology.
– R&D Program Portfolio Reconciliation.
– Regulatory Compliance.
– Patent Research & Interpretation.