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A group of about 50 VIPs joined Harlan Kirschner of The Kirschner Group—the 2014 salon-industry City of Hope Spirit of Life Award honoree—at the City of Hope Jan. 24 to tour the campus. See the photos below.
[Screen shot courtesy of City of Hope; images 1, 2 and 7 courtesy of City of Hope; all other images by Marc Birenbaum]
Since May 1, there has been a new president of The Kirschner Group: Jane Caris. Caris has replaced Harlan Kirschner, who is now CEO of the professional-beauty global sales and merchandising organization.
“Jane has been with our organization for more than four years,” says Kirschner. “During this time, she has done an excellent job of taking over the responsibility of our day-to-day operations. This shift in duties has allowed me to become more strategic, forward-thinking and big-picture focused in my role.