CHARLENE PATTEN, formerly global vice president, brand building, P&G Beauty & Grooming, has become the global vice president and brand franchise leader, female shave care & Venus, P&G Beauty & Grooming. In her new role, Patten will lead the continued growth of Venus, which P&G says is the world’s leading female shaving system.
This story first appeared in the December 9, 2011 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.
BEVERLY PARSONS was named chief operating officer of Murad, overseeing the operations and information technology departments. Parsons will report to general manager Richard Murad. Previously, she was at Guthy Renker, where she spent 15 years in a variety of operational roles.