Sales: $340 million
Sales: $340 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: John Compton, chairman; Patricia Lopez, president and chief executive officer; Amanda D.H. Allen, chief financial officer; Diya Talwar, senior vice president, business development and strategy; Jasmin Manner, chief marketing officer/general manager, hair care and skin cleansing; Mark Walsh, president, oral care and international; Rob Jelinek, chief sales officer; Diane Preston, chief supply chain officer; Smitha Rao, chief technology officer; Carol Kramer, vice president, human resources.
Major Products: Hair care, personal cleansers, oral care. Brands include Zest and Cost personal cleansers; White Rain, VO5, LA Looks, Rave, Salon Grafix and Thicker Fuller Hair hair care; Dr. Fresh, Reach and Firefly oral care.
New Products: SGX NYC hair care products.
Comments: High Ridge Brands, a company created in 2010 to acquire an existing brand (Zest) from Procter & Gamble, has developed and rolled out a new hair care line called SGX NYC. The range includes on-trend formulations like dry shampoo, dry oil, texturizers and curl enhancing products.
In international efforts, VO5 has been named as the official hair partner for a hit Irish TV reality show called Love Island.
High Ridge Brands has been part of the Clayton, Dubilier & Rice portfolio since 2016.