Beauty and personal care manufacturer Bright Innovation Labs has appointed Edward T. Gotch, Jr. as its chief executive officer and Wayne T. Byrne as its executive vice president and chief financial officer.
Gotch is the former CEO of Emerald Kalama Chemical. He has been a member of the company's leadership team since its formation in 2006 and has more than 25 years of global public and private company experience.
Byrne was the former CFO of Emerald Kalama Chemical since 2018. His prior experience includes EVP, CFO roles at Royal Adhesive and Sealants, Quest Specialty Chemicals, Duraline Holdings, Inc. and AGY Holding Corporation.
Gotch said, "Bright Innovation Labs is benefitting from a rapid growth trajectory and favorable market tailwinds. We look forward to executing on this exciting growth as we continue to serve our employees, customers and other partners."
Byrne said, "Ed and I could not be more excited to join Bright Innovation Labs. Drawing on our previous experiences at personal care and chemicals businesses, we look forward to working with the rest of the team to expand on Bright's excellent foundation and reputation for quality, innovation, and customer service."