KALAMAZOO, MICH. — Thomas A. Barry has been named vice-president of marketing and product management for Kalsec, a marketer of natural extracts. Mr. Barry will be responsible for developing strategic marketing initiatives, new product development and product positioning for global markets.

Mr. Barry comes to Kalsec from Symrise Inc., where he was vice-president of the company’s savory strategic business unit.

“As Kalsec continues to expand, we are pleased to find someone with Tom Barry's depth of experience to guide our marketing efforts,” said Scott Nykaza, chief operating officer for Kalsec.