Revlon Signs World Renowned Makeup Artist Gucci Westman as Global Artistic Director
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Revlon, Inc. (NYSE: REV) today announced that it has signed world renowned makeup artist, Gucci Westman, as the Revlon brand’s Global Artistic Director.
“Gucci brings tremendous talent and insight on trends in makeup and fashion to Revlon. We are all looking forward to working closely with her.”
In this new role, Gucci will provide Revlon with expertise on new products and shade development. Gucci will also work on-set with Revlon’s leading global Brand Ambassadors.
Commenting on today’s announcement, David Kennedy, Revlon’s President and CEO, said “Gucci brings tremendous talent and insight on trends in makeup and fashion to Revlon. We are all looking forward to working closely with her.”
In addition to on-going brand development, Gucci will be involved with Revlon’s philanthropic activities. To date, Revlon has donated more than $65 million for research, counseling and outreach programs to support women’s health and participating breast cancer programs.
“I am excited to join the Revlon Family,” said Gucci Westman. “Revlon is a leader in bringing innovation and on-trend products reflecting modern glamour to women around the world. I am also very proud to work with a company that has done so much for the advancement of women’s health and in particular, in fighting women’s cancers.”
About Gucci Westman
Gucci Westman is a world renowned makeup artist. Her acute sense of glamour makes her the "go-to" makeup artist for some of the most beautiful and elite women in Hollywood. She works regularly with world-class photographers and is a favorite among top designers for behind-the-scenes support during Fashion Week and beyond. Gucci has worked on both commercial and film projects and has created some of the most memorable cover looks for the top fashion magazines. She travels the globe in search of new products and shade trends. Gucci is married to Rag & Bone designer David Neville and they have one son.
Revlon is a worldwide cosmetics, hair color, beauty tools, fragrances, skincare, anti-perspirants/deodorants and personal care products company. The Company’s vision is to provide glamour, excitement and innovation to consumers through high-quality products at affordable prices. Websites featuring current product and promotional information can be reached at www.revlon.com, www.almay.com and www.mitchumman.com. Corporate and investor relations information can be accessed at www.revloninc.com. The Company’s brands, which are sold worldwide, include Revlon®, Almay®, Mitchum®, Charlie®, Bozzano®, Gatineau® and Ultima II®.