Regis Corp. — the world’s largest global hair salon chain — has named a new president and chief executive officer.
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Dan Hanrahan, who will take on his new post on Aug. 6, will also become a member of the board on that date. Hanrahan most recently served as president and ceo of Celebrity Cruises for Royal Caribbean and is credited with improving the customer experience and overseeing the company’s growth strategy.
“Dan is a proven, results-oriented leader who understands the value of the customer experience and will be a great asset to Regis,” said chairman Joel Conner. “With his operational background and extensive experience across a wide spectrum of consumer-facing brands, Dan is the ideal candidate to drive Regis’ comprehensive strategy to improve the salon experience and enhance value for our shareholders.”
Prior to his time at Royal Caribbean, Hanrahan worked for Polaroid Corp., Reebok International Ltd. and Nestlé Food Corp.