Beauty Store Business magazine - May, 2019

News

It's Official! Sephora's Artemis Patrick Will Be City of Hope's Spirit of Life 2019 Honoree

City of Hope, a world-renowned independent cancer and diabetes research and treatment center, officially announced that its National Professional Salon Industry group will honor Artemis Patrick, chief merchandising officer at Sephora, with the 2019 Spirit of Life Award. The Spirit of Life Award is City of Hope’s highest philanthropic honor and is presented annually to an industry leader who has demonstrated outstanding business and philanthropic achievement.

Charlotte Tilbury To Debut First North American Store in Los Angeles

Top makeup artist to the stars and founder of her eponymous makeup and skincare brand, Charlotte Tilbury has announced her first North American Beauty Wonderland at The Grove in Los Angeles. The opening is planned for this coming summer, and it will mark Tilbury's first standalone store outside the UK and Middle East.

Tilbury’s career spans over 26 years working on shoots, runways and red carpets with the world’s top celebrities including the likes of Penelope Cruz, Kate Moss, Sofia Vergara, Jennifer Aniston and Salma Hayek, to name a few.

Wahl Professional Welcomes Lisa Finucane as Head Educator

Wahl Professional has appointed Lisa Finucane the company’s new U.S. director of education.

Finucane has a long history in both the barbering and beauty industry having started her career as a cosmetologist to pay her way through college. Most recently, she served as a regional sales manager for BaByliss Pro. And previous to that, she served as a field sales manager at Cosmoprof Beauty, a regional educator with L’Oréal Professional and a regional educator with Wella.

Heather Lindgren Assumes GM Role at Rahua by Amazon Beauty

Rahua by Amazon Beauty announced this week the appointment of Heather Lindgren as general manager.

In her new role, Lindgren's top responsibilities include developing new systems and procedures across marketing, sales and operations to prepare the brand for further growth. Working closely with Rahua founders Fabian Lliguin and Anna Ayers, Lindgren will facilitate and streamline communication and cross-functional decision making across all support teams as well as motivate and empower their talent and growth.