KVD caused a stir in the industry back in 2008 with its unconventional approach to beauty, at a time when people with tattoos were not considered part of the mainstream. Founded by tattoo artist and TV personality Katherine Von Drachenberg, AKA Kat Von D, who sold the brand to Kendo, the cruelty-free cosmetics producer now unveils an updated brand image as it continues as KVD Beauty.
Alt Dairy Startup Change Foods Hires Luis Espinoza, Former VP at Eat Just
US-Australian food tech startup, Change Foods, continues to build a team of industry veterans; following the hiring of CMO Irina Gerry, from Danone last month, Luis Espinoza, formerly VP of Manufacturing at Eat Just Inc., joins as COO. Espinoza also held key positions at Amy’s Kitchen, Marquez Brothers, and Kraft.
Change Foods, Maker of Dairy Products Through Fermentation, Hires Irina Gerry of Danone
Fermentation specialist Change Foods today announces a strategic hire of Irina Gerry, formerly of Danone, to bring to market its dairy products made without the cow, created with cutting edge biotechnology which formulates animal-free products that are indistinguishable from the real thing.
Hälsa Foods Hires Industry Veteran, Previous Beyond Meat VP Rich Clark
Natural foods veteran Rich Clark has been employed as Vice President of Sales by Hälsa Foods, producer of the first and only 100% clean and organic oat milk yogurt. Clark is well-established in the industry with achievements in the natural food space spanning over three decades.
Veganuary Hires Ria Rehberg and Seth Tibbott
UK charity Veganuary has announced that it has appointed Ria Rehberg as its new CEO, and has plans to expand its presence internationally. Rehberg was formerly the executive director of Animal Equality Germany, and will be based between Germany and the UK, according to The Grocer.