Carlsbad, CA, May 06, 2015 –(PR.com)– Respected spa industry insider Kristin Valentine joins Skin Authority as the Vice President of Business Development. In response to Skin Authority’s escalating growth, Valentine will be responsible for initiating and developing new business opportunities across the spa and retail channels.
“I have personally known Kristin for many years and admire her focus on the importance of developing long-term, mutually-beneficial relationships,” says Skin Authority Founder and CEO Celeste Hilling. “Building lifelong relationships is a key tenet of Skin Authority’s mission. Kristin’s collaborative nature makes her a perfect new business ambassador for our brand.”
Valentine most recently served as the V.P., Digital Sales & Advertising for Spafinder Wellness 365. Valentine began her career with Spa magazine. In her time with Spa, she rose in position and ultimately served as a Regional Director for Bonnier Corporation. In this role, Valentine represented the Western U.S., Australia, New Zealand and South Pacific regions on behalf of Bonnier’s travel and lifestyle brands including: Destination Weddings & Honeymoons, ISLANDS, and Spa.
Valentine will be based at Skin Authority’s headquarters in Southern California. She adds, “I look forward to working with the Skin Authority team and CEO Celeste Hilling. I have enjoyed knowing Celeste for many years and have long been a fan of the products since I use them personally. This executive role gives me the opportunity to forge new relationships and continue working with the many friends I have made in the spa industry over the past decade.”
About Skin Authority: Skin Authority leads a new category of health inspired skin care, integrating the latest bio-technology for overall health into the design of products which transform the appearance of skin. To experience expert skin coaching first-hand, download the MySkinAuthority app free from iTunes or Google app store or visit www.skinauthority.com.