Ceramiracle Appoints Former P&G And Coty Exec Derek Bowen President As It Builds Its Global Presence

Since Ceramiracle launched in 2016, creator Eugene He had been looking for an executive to join his inside-out skincare brand that has extensive experience in beauty products and supplements, and a willingness to work for a startup....

What Happens To Brands After Launch: 14 Founders Discuss Hurdles They Face In Their Second And Third Years Of Business

At two years old, Beauty Independent has transitioned from crawling and wobbly walking to running and jumping. Although its mission of reporting on pioneering beauty entrepreneurs hasn’t wavered since it premiered on Aug. 18, 2017, the business that...

New ICMAD President Ken Marenus On Four Key Issues Shaping The Beauty Industry Today

Ken Marenus joins nonprofit trade association Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMAD) as its newly appointed president at a time of global transformation, heightened scrutiny of cosmetic merchandise by domestic consumers and the government, an influx of...

Stylish Hand Sanitizer Specialist Olika Names Veteran Consumer Packaged Goods Exec Alastair Dorward As CEO

Olika has appointed a new CEO to help its sales soar. Alastair Dorward takes on the position at the Scandinavian-inspired high-design personal care company behind the Birdie and Minnie hand sanitizers after roles as president of Smitten Ice...

Barefoot Scientist Hires Former Nest Fragrances And Estée Lauder Exec Nancy McKay As CEO To Elevate Its Business And The Foot-Care Category

Foot care deserves to be a bit fancier. That’s the premise of Barefoot Scientist, a brand bringing advanced skincare ingredients to a category dominated by practical basics. Nancy McKay, former CEO of Nest Fragrances, and general manager...

“A Better Version Of What It’s Always Stood For”: Ricky’s NYC Brings On Board New President For A Refresh

Ricky’s NYC has a new president who wants to retain the quirkiness that makes it unique. With a retail career stretching over a quarter century, Lisa Aquilino brings a merchandiser’s eye to the vast array of merchandise...