Stern has a vast beauty and personal care background, having previously founded Endeavors, Inc. Prior to that, he worked at Unilever where he held various managerial positions including director of new business development for the home and personal care division in North America and VP-marketing, managing e-business in the US, among others.
Ouidad has also named John Hetherington chief financial officer/chief operating officer, effective immediately. He joined Ouidad in September 2013 from Alterna Holding Corp. where he served as CFO. Prior to working at Alterna Holding Corp., he served as CFO at Fekkai and VP-finance at L’Oréal, USA.