The beauty landscape is an ever-evolving one. Here are three of the latest executive shifts, from Honest Beauty, Skin Laundry and Rahua by Amazon Beauty.
Katie Welch Joins Honest Beauty
Katie Welch has joined Honest Beauty.
Katie Welch, previously chief marketing officer for Hourglass Cosmetics, has joined Jessica Alba’s the Honest Co. as general manager of beauty. There, she is in charge of spearheading growth and innovation for the Honest Beauty business. She joins shortly after the business received a $200 million minority investment from private equity firm L Catterton. Shella Abe, partner at True Search, made the placement.
Welch was previously with Hourglass and after the company was acquired by Unilever. Before that, she was executive vice president of global brands at Weber Shandwick, and prior to that, was vice president of integrated marketing communications at Bliss.
Gregg Throgmartin Hired at Skin Laundry
Gregg Throgmartin is now ceo of Skin Laundry.
Gregg Throgmartin has joined Skin Laundry, known for its 15-minute laser and light facials, as chairman and chief executive officer. Throgmartin was most recently president and general manager of Fabletics, the activewear company. At Skin Laundry, Throgmartin is tasked with spearheading the company’s global expansion, overseeing the opening of six new locations and entrance of