PHYTO Paris announced that Anthony Cristiano is joining their team as Global Artistic Director. Cristiano previously worked on shoots and creative projects for PHYTO in Paris and New York, including Fashion Week.
“I am truly honored to be taking on the position of Global Artistic Director; it’s a role that I am very enthusiastic about,” says Cristiano. “I’m continuously inspired by the heritage and culture of the PHYTO brand and I look forward to playing an even greater part in its ongoing development.”
Dr. Cornelia (Conny) Wittke is departing from her position as Member of the Board of Management at Zwilling Beauty Group and as President and CEO of Tweezerman International. While Wittke will leave her day-to-day role at Zwilling Beauty Group and Tweezerman International, she will stay on the Supervisory Board of both. In January 2015, Wittke will take helm of the Beauty Ideas Group, the company developing and marketing nügg skin treatment face masks.
The brands that fall under the 12 Benefits Group umbrella all share a similar reason for being—to help hairstylists improve their craft and their experience while performing it. Founder and President Troy Maier and his team combine 60 years of professional salon industry knowledge that includes experience at every level or production, including research and development and manufacturing. Their home base is Tampa, Florida.
Aveda recently made a commitment to developing and advancing hairstyling talent with Learn Aveda, an exciting new cut and style curriculum centered around two revolutionary hair styling concepts: intention and wellness.