OPI Products

PBA Executive Summit Offers Actionable Insights

Attendees of the first-annual PBA Executive Summit took home worthwhile insights into beauty-industry consumer trends and marketing strategies. The sold-out event—which took place in Scottsdale, Arizona, Dec. 4-5—brought together 135 executives from top beauty companies, including Andis, DePasquale Salon Systems, Dermalogica, Joico, Matrix, OPI Products, Sally Beauty Supply, ULTA Beauty and Zotos.

ISBN Presents Pat Parenty With Legend Award

Pat Parenty, president, L’Oréal USA professional products division, SalonCentric

The International Salon/Spa Business Network will present its 2014 Legend Award to Pat Parenty, president of the L’Oréal USA professional products division and SalonCentric, at its annual conference. This year's conference, “The Business of Being Social,” will take place at the Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, May 4-6.

Heffner Is OPI Products' New President and General Manager

John Heffner is OPI Products' new president and general manager

Beauty-industry veteran John Heffner has joined OPI Products as its new president and general manager. Founder George Schaeffer remains CEO, and Suzi Weiss-Fischmann retains her titles as executive vice president and artistic director.

Schaeffer Raises More Than $5 Million for Diabetes Research at City of Hope

George W. Schaeffer with the City of Hope's 2012 Spirit of Life Award

George W. Schaeffer, president and CEO of OPI Products and Aloxxi International, was honored with the City of Hope's Spirit of Life Award at the beauty industry's gala dinner July 21 in Las Vegas.

The award is the City of Hope’s most prestigious philanthropic honor, presented annually to a salon-industry leader who has demonstrated outstanding business and altruistic leadership.