Griffin, Larney named vice presidents at The Natural Dentist
MEDFORD, Mass. The Natural Dentist, a manufacturer of all-natural oral care products, has announced the addition of two vice presidents to their sales and marketing teams. Michael Griffin joins as vice president of marketing and Raymond Larney joins as vice president of global sales.
“We are thrilled to have Michael and Raymond onboard,” says Nancy Rosenzweig, chief executive officer of The Natural Dentist. “Our ability to attract this kind of talent is a testament to the strength of our mission to bring clinically proven, natural oral health products to the consumer. Both executives are highly strategic and have a deep knowledge of the oral care category and our retail partners. They will be instrumental in helping us reach our leadership goals in the marketplace.”
Griffin most recently served as vice president of global marketing and business development at Sunstar, an oral care manufacturer. He brings with him more than 20 years of experience in a variety of marketing and business development roles. As a member of The Natural Dentist team, he will work to optimize the company’s communications and product line strategies.
Previously national sales manager at Philips Medical Systems, Larney joins The Natural Dentist team, bringing with him more than 22 years of sales experience including a 14-year stint at Oral-B/Braun, a Gillette division. In his new role, Larney will work directly with the sales team to accomplish goals and build The Natural Dentist brand.
Goody introduces Luxe hair accessory line
ATLANTA Goody Products, which is part of Newell Rubbermaid’s portfolio of personal care brands, has unveiled its new line of hair accessories dubbed the Luxe collection.
The Luxe collection is comprised of four styles: Vine, Deco, Antique and Starburst. They range from classic to modern and capture the sleek lines of art deco, the charm and romance of vintage jewels, the whimsy and light of the constellations, and the expressions of vines and blooms.
The products feature StayPut Hold technology so they have a lasting hold.
The suggested retail price ranges between $2.99 and $6.99.
U.S. gymnasts picked as newest CoverGirls
HUNT VALLEY, Md. Gymnastic stars Shawn Johnson, Nastia Liukin and Alicia Sacramone have been selected by Procter & Gamble to be the newest CoverGirls—marking the first time that female athletes have been name as the face of the beauty brand.
The athletes, who are from the USA Gymnastics team, join a roster of famous spokesmodels such as Drew Barrymore, Rihanna and Queen Latifa.
In addition to their new roles, Molly Stern, CoverGirl’s celebrity makeup artist, created customized looks for Johnson, Liukin and Sacramone during the world’s premiere competitions.
“Shawn, Nastia and Alicia are wonderful additions to the CoverGirl family, representing CoverGirl ideals of both inner and outer beauty,” stated Esi Eggleston Bracey, vice president and general manager of CoverGirl Cosmetics in North America. “We want to honor their confidence and help them shine in the spotlight. We are thrilled they are lending their beautiful faces to CoverGirl.”