NEW YORK, March 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- StriVectin®, the largest independent prestige skin care company, announced today the appointment of Joan Malloy as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
A respected and accomplished beauty executive with extensive industry acumen, Ms. Malloy has held management positions for over 25 years in a number of leading beauty companies with responsibility for brand marketing, creative services, retailing, promotional planning and sales support/training.
For the past six years, Ms. Malloy served as CEO/President of Alterna Haircare. Under her direction, the brand transformed into one of the most successful multi-channel luxury beauty brands, creating new categories and breakthrough marketing campaigns. Prior to Alterna, she held senior marketing positions at Frederic Fekkai, John Frieda, Lancome and Estee Lauder.
"Joan brings an invaluable perspective and expertise in the beauty category to StriVectin®," remarked Neda Daneshzadeh, Director at StriVectin® and Partner at L Catterton. "Her ability to grow brands is undeniable and we are confident she will take StriVectin® to the next level across all aspects of the business – from research and development, to marketing, to retail partnerships, and to the consumer experience."
Ms. Malloy commented, "I have long admired the StriVectin® brand and its dedication to bringing best in class products to market that are known for their scientific credentials and efficacy. It is a brand whose launch changed the beauty industry, and I have no doubt we will continue to bring game-changing innovation to the category. It is with great enthusiasm that I look forward to building on the rich brand heritage and celebrating future successes that are sure to come with the talented team at StriVectin®."
About StriVectin®: StriVectin®, the largest independent prestige skin care company, faces the future of clinical anti-aging with a collection of formulas developed with patented NIA-114™ technology to achieve healthy and ageless looking skin. Backed by science and rigorous clinical validation, StriVectin® is at the forefront of skin care technology and product innovation. Its revolutionary wrinkle-fighting moisturizer SD Advanced™ Intensive Concentrate for Wrinkles & Stretch Marks is a best-seller around the world. StriVectin® skin care products are sold through department stores and specialty retailers in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Australia and Asia. For more information on products and availability, visit strivectin.com.