Sales: $347 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Patricia Lopez, chief executive officer; Diya Talwar, senior vice president, business development and strategy; Amanda D.H. Allen, chief financial officer.
Major Products: Personal cleansing, hair care and oral care products. Brands include Zest, White Rain, Alberto VO5, Coast, LA Looks, Zero Frizz, Rave, Salon Grafix, Thicker Fuller Hair, Dr. Fresh.
New Products: Zest with MoodBoost Invigorating Scent Technology; White Rain Boutique Collection bar soaps; VO5 Sulfate-free Strengthening shampoo and conditioner and Moisturizing shampoo and conditioner; Rave Volumizing Mousse; Salon Grafix styling products; Thicker Fuller Hair Topical Foam Treatment; Binaca Breath Drops (relaunch).
Comments: A year ago, High Ridge Brands appointed Patricia Lopez as chief executive officer. She has more than 25 years of experience in the personal care industry, including key positions at Avon and Procter & Gamble. Most recently, Lopez was senior vice president, general manager of the Estée Lauder and Aerin Beauty Products business in North America.