Fran Brown, executive director of school development and industry relations for Marinello Schools of Beauty, has been named a lifetime honorary member of the National Interstate Council of State Boards (NIC), a unique honor as only 80 members out of all the state boards combined have re-ceived this recognition in the history of the organization.
Ernst & Young LLP reveals Innovative Technology Cosmetics (IT Cosmetics®) Co-founder and CEO Jamie Kern Lima as a 2013 Entrepreneurial Winning Woman™. Lima is one of 12 winners of the 2013 Entrepreneurial Winning Women™ competition, which is part of the Entrepreneur of The Year Awards, a national leadership program designed to help accelerate growth of high-potential businesses founded by female entrepreneurs.
Jessica Cosmetics International, Inc. recently announced that CEO and Founder Jessica Vartoughian was honored by Glamour Magazine Mexico at their 15th Anniversary Gala. The Glam Award was presented at this invitation-only red carpet event in Mexico City where Vartoughian, along with such luminaries as Eva Longoria, Demi Lovato, Rolando Santana and Daniel Espinoza received the Glam Award that recognizes the achievements of industry leaders who inspired the Glamour readers.
The Global Spa & Wellness Summit (GSWS) recently announced the winners of its inaugural Spa and Wellness Infographic Competition, which offered a new opportunity for people around the world to become engaged with the GSWS. The top honor was awarded to Lori Hutchinson, founder and co-owner of Hutchinson Consulting, a California-based hospitality-recruiting firm, for her infographic titled You Would Love a Spa Career.
Phytomer was recently honored and recognized by the International SPA Association with the presentation of the ISPA Innovate Award for the use of a natural filtration garden to responsibly treat water waste from the cosmetic manufacturing process. The filtration garden uses three tiers of indigenous plants which contain enzymes and bacteria that naturally filter and remove pollution from the water.
Primavera Life co-founder Ute Leube has been named winner of the Visionary Leadership Award as part of Green Spa Network’s (GSN) 2013 Sustainability Awards. Awarded to leaders pushing the edge of innovation, Leube was among 12 winners chosen from categories including green building, eco-healthy culinary program, natural personal care products, sustainable spas, and leadership from individuals who have shaped the green spa movement.
Lynelle Lynch, president of Bellus Academy, received the 2013 One Concept/Performance Health Humanitarian Award at ONE Concept American Massage Chiropractic Acupuncture and Spa Conference recently held in San Diego, Calif. The award recognizes individuals and organizations that have made significant, enduring contributions to humanity.
To recognize their longtime commitment to improving the lives of people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis and for their dedication as volunteers of the organization, the National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) installed five new officers to its board of trustees. The new officers include Chair Krista Kellogg, Chair-Elect Dr. Colby Evans, Vice-Chair Mark Lillie, Treasurer Chip Newton, and Secretary Pete Redding. The NPL volunteer board of trustees helps direct the organization…
For aid to American troops overseas and other public services, Reviva Labs has been honored by the full Legislature of the State of New Jersey. The honor was in a joint legislative resolution recently passed by the Senate and General Assembly, and signed by both the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the General Assembly.
After having received the Hungarian Quality Product Award for its Rosehip product line in 2012, ilike organic skin care has again received this prestigious award for its Grape Stem Cell SolutionsTM collection. The Hungarian Quality Product Award is a distinctive title acknowledging and rewarding Hungarian products, services and companies found to be innovative, use sustainable practices, and put a special emphasis on producing the highest quality. The aim of the…
PCA SKIN® has been honored for the third year in a row as one of 40 businesses to be named Arizona’s Most Admired Companies on behalf of AZ Business Magazine and BestCompaniesAZ. PCA SKIN attributes its success to the unique customer-centric organizational style which places the physicians and clinicians the company serves at the center.
Exuro Medical President Karen Bond is celebrating 20 years with BurnFree. As a founding member of the BurnFree product line, Bond’s belief in this important and effective product has helped launch BurnFree into many different markets in over 50 countries. BurnFree, a well-known name in first-aid for burns, is now an important product in post-treatment care in the aesthetic market.
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) is pleased to announce the winners of the Minerva Beauty Cosmetology Scholarships. Five $1,000 scholarships were awarded to students who are currently enrolled in an accredited cosmetology program. This year, the 2013 Minerva Beauty Cosmetology Scholarship recipients include Shannon Braunschwieg, Sergio Estrada, Erin Nieli, Tricey Wilks and Andrea Yocky. Congratulations to all of the 2013 recipients!
Matthew Kiselica was recently honored with the 2013 National Outstanding Volunteer Leadership Award on behalf of The National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF). The NPF selected Kiselica for his leadership and dedication toward finding a cure for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, and for his passion for improving the lives of millions of Americans living with these chronic conditions.
For the fifth consecutive year, Aesthetic Science Institute has been selected for the 2013 Best of Latham Award in the Beauty Schools category by the U.S. Commerce Association (USCA). The USCA Best of Local Business Award Program recognizes outstanding local businesses throughout the country. Each year, the USCA identifies companies that they believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category.
Suzi Weiss-Fischmann, co-founder and artistic director of OPI Products Inc., was honored at this year’s Delete Blood Cancer Gala. The event was held at the Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. The Delete Blood Cancer Gala honored those that have given back by working with Delete Blood Cancer DKMS, the world’s largest bone marrow donor center. The award was presented to Weiss-Fischmann by Glenda Bailey, editor in chief of…
Colorescience’s CEO, Mary Fisher, has been honored with the 2013 San Diego Entrepreneur of the Year® Award. The annual award from the well-respected accounting firm of Ernst & Young recognizes outstanding high-growth entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.