Susan Arnold, president of global personal beauty and global feminine care, Procter & Gamble, will deliver the keynote address at The Health and Beauty America (HBA) Expo on Sept. 30 at 9 a.m. She is responsible for the overall management of the $8 billion global brand portfolio encompassing brands such as Olay and Hugo Boss. Ms. Arnold was recently listed under Fortune Magazine’s “50 Most Powerful Women in Business.”
The expo will be held at the Jacob K. Javits convention center in New York, NY, from Sept. 30 to Oct. 2 and will feature exhibitions and seminars about the cosmetics, personal care and fragrance industries. The HBA is also joining forces with the Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association (CTFA) to launch the Personal Care Ingredients & Technology Expo (PCITX) to exhibit new technologies, products and ingredients for R&D executives. It will showcase new products from Europe as well. More info: (609) 452-2800; Website: www.hbaexpo.com or www.personalcareexpo.com.