Luxury Brands LLC: hired Thomas Gebhart, formerly of Eurasia Concepts, as its chief operating officer. Responsible for all divisional operations for the manufacture of multiple brands of personal hair care tools and products, Gebhart brings nearly two decades of beauty industry expertise to the company. His role as COO will be to drive the strategy and development of all brand initiatives including new product development, global sales and distribution, and marketing strategy for Luxury Brands LLC.
Prior to his time with Eurasia Concepts, Gebhart served as senior vice president and general manager of Belson, a subsidiary of Helen of Troy, leading the company’s professional personal care division. From 2001 to 2007, he served as the VP-merchandising of Sally Beauty Company.