Posted: 10/19/2011 Category: Industry News, Industry Trade Shows, Ropella Newsroom, ShareThis Article
More than 10,000 volunteers are expected to participate in this week’s activities across the nation on the theme of “Chemistry - Our Health, Our Future!” For more information, visit their information page HERE.
Posted: 10/14/2011 Category: Industry News, RG Leadership Seminars, Ropella Newsroom, ShareThis Article
According to Human Resource Executive (March 2011), only 14% of managers and executives say their organization is “well prepared” to deal with the sudden loss of its key leaders.
Patrick Ropella has addressed this very topic in his white paper, Prepare for Talent to Leave - get this vital white paper for free HERE.
Posted: 10/12/2011 Category: Industry News, Ropella Newsroom, ShareThis Article
ICL Performance Products, a leading global specialty phosphate producer, today announced that it has acquired HALOX®, a division of Hammond Group, Inc. The Hammond, Indiana-based company is an industry leader in specialty phosphate-based, corrosion inhibitor products for the paint and coating industry, which are sold under the Halox® brand name. The acquisition closed October 1, 2011. Read more HERE.
Posted: 09/30/2011 Category: Industry News, Ropella Newsroom, ShareThis Article
Recently, the Center for Management Organization & Effectiveness released a chart explaining the top 5 reasons quality employees jump ship. Check it out below or read it on their WEBSITE.
Posted: 09/28/2011 Category: Industry News, Ropella Newsroom, ShareThis Article
ICIS announced on Monday that US group Chevron Phillips Chemical is the winner of the ICIS Company of the Year, based on its outstanding financial performance in 2010…READ MORE
Posted: 09/27/2011 Category: RG Company News, RG Employee News, RG Public Relations, Ropella Newsroom, ShareThis Article
The Ropella Group was recently recognized at the “Lemons to Lemonade” Industry Appreciation event hosted by local economic development council, TEAM Santa Rosa. Ropella President and CEO, Patrick Ropella, accepted the Expanding Industries of 2011 award on behalf of the Ropella Group.
Posted: 09/23/2011 Category: Industry News, RG Public Relations, Ropella Newsroom, ShareThis Article
Ropella is conducting an industry-wide survey of professionals for an article to be published in Specialty Chemicals Magazine. Be a part of it! Ropella knows your time is very valuable, so, in addition to the opportunity to receive a copy of Mr. Ropella’s book and other gifts, your participation will also be rewarded with a $1,000-off COUPON for a customized Leadership Transformation program or Executive Search!
Please take part in this important, brief, industry survey by clicking HERE!
Posted: 09/21/2011 Category: Miscellaneous, Industry News, Ropella Newsroom, ShareThis Article
C&EN recently reported that Dow Chemical has pledged $2.5 million to support next summer’s International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO), which will be held in the U.S. for only the second time in its 44-year history. The competition, which will be hosted by the American Chemical Society, will take place on July 21–30, 2012, at the University of Maryland, College Park. Read the announcement HERE.
Posted: 09/14/2011 Category: Industry News, Ropella Newsroom, ShareThis Article
Nalco Holding Company (NYSE:NLC) (“Nalco”), a global leader in providing essential expertise for water, energy and air, announced today that the company has entered into a definitive merger agreement with Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) (“Ecolab”), a global leader in cleaning, sanitizing, food safety and infection prevention products and services.
J. Erik Fyrwald, Nalco’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer said, “This is a strategically and financially compelling transaction that brings together two highly complementary businesses – combining Nalco’s leading positions in water and energy services with Ecolab’s strength in the food and beverage, healthcare and institutional markets.” View the press release HERE.
Posted: 09/02/2011 Category: RG Company News, RG Leadership Seminars, Ropella Newsroom, ShareThis Article
Over the past couple months and into the coming months, Ropella is undergoing an extensive, strategic training program for leadership skills and business innovation. Ropella has long believed in training highly focused talent to perform precision tasks, placing emphasis in quality over quantity. It is this philosophy that has resulted in one of the highest customer satisfaction rates and fastest search turnaround times in the Executive Search industry. Each week, employees undergo intensive training from two very respected speakers and leadership professionals, Dr. Jim Harris and Harry LeBoeuf, both of whom are currently presenting successful leadership seminars across the US.