Beauty Industry Group (“BIG”), a leader in professionally-installed hair extensions and lash growth products, has announced the addition of two outside members to its Board of Directors: Michaeline DeJoria Heydari, Vice Chairman at John Paul Mitchell Systems, and John Golliher, Former Chairman of Beauty Systems Group.
LBP CEO Tev Finger, and Dan Langer, Chief Marketing Officer and President of E-Commerce, share their thoughts on the launch, growth and acquisition of Oribe; insight into the mind of an entrepreneur; and the exciting future of LBP’s portfolio of booming brands.
“We’re 13 years old but five years ago we had 70 locations,” Clark says. “Today, we are close to 400 open locations, nationwide."
In this exclusive interview with MODERN SALON, we speak with Daniel Kaner, co-founder and current co-president of Oribe, and Cory Couts, Global President, Kao Salon Division, about the acquisition, and how Oribe will join brands Goldwell and KMS under the Kao umbrella.
Kao USA Inc. has announced that it is acquiring Oribe Hair Care from Luxury Brand Partners LLC. Current Oribe Co-President Daniel Kaner will be named president of Oribe.
On December 4, 2017 Dermalogica hosted three simultaneous brunches to honor and recognize the brand’s Professional Skin Therapists.
Phorest Salon Software and Luxury Brand Partners (LBP), parent company to Oribe Hair Care, R+Co, V76 by Vaughn, Smith & Cult and IGK, have announced a strategic partnership.
Colgate-Palmolive Company, as part of its strategy to focus on its higher-margin oral care, personal care and pet nutrition businesses, has agreed to purchase professional skincare brands PCA Skin and EltaMD in two separate transactions.
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“We recognize that salon owners and stylists are entrepreneurs and that we all need to aspire to a certain level before we can realize our full potential,” says Ryan Sieverson, president of SEVEN haircare. ”That is how we built our salon business, through the idea that we are all responsible for our own success."
“I’ve spent a third of my life with Pravana,” Chandler says. “I’ve grown up here, gotten married, and had two kids during my time with Pravana. I have a very special relationship with this brand. I bleed Pravana purple.”
Tracey Hughes, often called “the educator of the educators,” has been named the Vice President of Global Education of L'anza Healing Haircare, heading up the Global Education Team of L'anza Healing Artists.
The heritage brand, René Furterer, has been celebrating a 60 year anniversary and Jacqueline Flam, vice-president retail and salon, has been instrumental in building a renewed foundation for future success.