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Hamacher Resource Group names director of marketing

BY Michael Johnsen

WAUKESHA, Wis. — Hamacher Resource Group on Tuesday announced the addition of Cari Sass as director of marketing. Sass is leading HRG’s marketing team and working with the directors of business development and national accounts to strengthen relationships with clients and prospects. As part of the leadership team, she is helping to ensure HRG solutions meet the needs of their target audiences. Sass also will be responsible for expanding, strengthening and protecting the integrity of the HRG brand.
 
Sass previously served as director of marketing for a prominent Milwaukee-based architectural firm for 14 years, and brings with her a strategic yet visionary approach to marketing services that will serve the diverse manufacturer, retail, wholesale and technology organizations who seek HRG’s expertise on marketing solutions that will make an impact in the health, beauty and wellness marketplace.
 
“Cari’s background and management style make her a great fit with our leadership team,” said Dawn Vogelsang, HRG president. “Her contributions to corporate marketing planning and communications, creative direction and guidance of new product and service development will help take our marketing efforts to new heights.” 
 
“I am very excited for this new opportunity,” Sass said. “It is an honor to join a company so highly regarded within the industry, and I am looking forward to working with leadership and the marketing team to refine and develop new and innovative solutions to best serve our clients and shape the health, beauty and wellness consumer experience at retail.” 
 
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Camber recognizes Target’s commitment to partnership

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Clayton Smith Sales Representative of Camber Pharmaceuticals (left), Rick Joslin, Buyer, Pharmacy and Julie Vanhove Director, Drug Acquisition and Distribution of Target 

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Camber Pharmaceuticals, a generic drugs supplier, presented Target with its "Outstanding Partnership" award for 2014. Camber sales representative Clayton Smith presented Rick Joslin, buyer for pharmacy and Julie Vanhove, director of drug acquisition and distribution with the award based on sales growth and the spirit of teamwork between the two organizations.

“Communication from the Target purchasing team has been exceptional and has made it possible for Camber to make timely adjustments and tailor our services to best meet the needs of both companies” Smith said. “Target’s commitment to partnership has generated a dramatic increase in annual sales making it possible for Camber to maximize our value proposition.  This year especially we were thrilled to participate in Target’s joint business planning initiatives and look forward to continuing to drive mutual growth as a valued partner in the years to come."

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Pacific World receives $215M in financing from Prospect Capital

BY Antoinette Alexander

NEW YORK — Prospect Capital Corp. announced that it recently provided $215 million of first lien senior secured credit facilities to support the recapitalization of beauty company Pacific World.

Pacific World, which is a portfolio company of Levine Leichtman Capital Partners, manufacturers nail and beauty care products for the food, drug, mass, and value retail channels worldwide. It markets more than 5,000 products in more than 86,000 retail locations worldwide with such brands as Nailene, Trim, SensatioNail, Fuse, Fing'rs and Woodward's Myocide. Pacific World also acts as the exclusive sales and marketing distributor of Bio-Oil in the United States, and holds a licensing agreement to market Revlon-branded artificial nails and false eyelashes.

"We are excited to provide a one-stop financing solution to Pacific World," said Richard Carratu, a managing director of Prospect Capital Management LLC. "We welcome the opportunity to support LLCP and the Pacific World management team as they continue to grow the business."

The $215 million financing provided by Prospect marks the 11th time in the last two years that Prospect has invested more than $100 million in a single transaction.

Currently with more than $7 billion of capital under management, Prospect has closed more than $2 billion of new originations so far in calendar year 2014.

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