IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 20 University Medical Pharmaceuticals, which specializes in developing and distributing medically advanced and clinically tested skin and beauty products to the mass market, announced today that it has appointed Jeffrey Ten as Senior Vice President, International Sales.
Mr. Ten brings 28 years of international senior management marketing and sales experience from the luxury and consumer packaged goods industry. At University Medical Pharmaceuticals, Mr. Ten will report to Raymond Francis, President and Chief Executive Officer.
Before joining University Medical Pharmaceuticals, Mr. Ten was president of ck Calvin Klein beauty, where he negotiated a long term license agreement from Calvin Klein and initiated global marketing and sales strategy. Additionally, Mr. Ten supervised new products, merchandising, training, promotions and distribution strategy. He also managed the U.S. launch, which included overseeing sales team management and store execution.
Bringing a significant level of global brand experience to University Medical Pharmaceuticals, Mr. Ten has launched and developed both proprietary and licensed brands such as Hugo Boss, Giorgio Beverly Hills, Estee Lauder, Calvin Klein, Sally Hansen and Del Pharmaceuticals in more than 40 countries. He has specialized in building global brands and maximizing corporate profitability through efficiently using investment resources and maximizing operations.
"We are enthusiastic about Mr. Ten joining our team and are confident that he will play an integral role in the growth of University Medical Pharmaceuticals. We look forward to utilizing Mr. Ten's depth and breadth of experience as we continue to move our efficacy-based quality skin care products into the international marketplace. This is a very exciting time for our company," stated Mr. Francis.
Highly regarded in the personal care industry, Mr. Ten has lectured at numerous conferences and written many articles on the global trends of consumer products and retail. Mr. Ten served as a consultant to SoGeCos spa, operators of the global Cosmoprof cosmetic trade shows based in Milan Italy. In addition, Mr. Ten served as a consultant to the International Trade Administration, the international trade branch of the US Department of Commerce.
Mr. Ten received his Bachelor of Business Administration from Temple University in Philadelphia and earned a certificate in international management from Columbia University in New York.
About University Medical Pharmaceuticals
Established in 1994, University Medical's corporate goal is to provide the mass market consumer with quality, affordable products that really work. The entire University Medical product line is developed in conjunction with leading university medical faculty and clinically tested in order to offer consumers an effective alternative to products offered on television or in high-end department stores. University Medical's product line features effective and budget-friendly solutions for range of life-cycle skin care issues including the AcneFree line for acne and rosacea, and the FaceLift brand that focuses on non-surgical wrinkle and fine line reduction based on the Iontophoresis technology. University Medical products are available at thousands of popular and easy to find retailers throughout the country including Costco, CVS, Walgreens and Wal-Mart, or online at www.universitymedical.com.
Contact for University Medical Pharmaceuticals: Sallie Olmsted / Amanda Bartz Office: 310-854-8124 / 310-854-8151 E-mail: [email protected]
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