Sally Beauty Reinforces Senior Leadership Team

Sally Beauty has made a number of senior leadership team appointments in the areas of finance, operations and information technology.

The company also announced that Aaron Alt, chief financial officer and president of Sally Beauty Supply, will be leaving the company, effective November 27, 2020, in order to pursue other opportunities.

Marlo Cormier has been appointed as chief financial officer. Cormier has been the svp/finance and chief accounting officer since joining the company in April 2020. Prior to joining the company, Cormier was the svp/corporate finance and chief accounting officer at Fossil Group.

John Goss has been appointed as svp/president of Sally Beauty Supply. Goss brings over 30 years of retail experience to the role, having most recently served as gvp/head of stores and operations for Sally Beauty Supply.

Mary Beth Edwards has been appointed as svp/chief information officer and chief transformation officer. Previously, Edwards served as gvp/global sourcing of Sally Beauty Holdings since 2019. Prior to joining the company, Edwards was vp/global operations at Arrow Electronics.

“Today’s changes reflect both the depth of our team as well as the strength of our succession planning process,” said Chris Brickman, president and CEO, Sally Beauty. “Marlo brings extensive financial experience and leadership to the company and John has a proven track record of retail leadership where he has delivered sales and profitable growth coupled with excellent transformational execution. In addition, Mary Beth has proven to be a great asset to the company with her outstanding leadership of our transformation and key technology initiatives. Finally, we would like to thank Aaron for his many contributions to our aggressive transformation plan.”