NEW YORK — Procter & Gamble Co. has named Linda LoRe vice president and general manager of Giorgio Products Worldwide, P&G-Europe. LoRe continues as president of Giorgio, which P&G acquired from Avon last July. In her new post, LoRe will continue her role as president of Giorgio Beverly Hills and report to Michael Thompson, regional vice president of cosmetics and fragrance products, P&G-Europe.
Also at P&G, Charles Busta was named vice president and general manager, cosmetics and fragrance products, P&G-USA. Busta was general manager of cosmetics and fragrance products. In his new position, Busta will continue to report to Beth Kaplan, cosmetics and fragrance division president.
Stuart Sklar has been appointed vice president of skin care for Benckiser Group’s worldwide mass market cosmetics division. The post is new.
Sklar will report to Jean-Andre Rougeot, president of the division. Prior to joining Benckiser, Sklar served as assistant vice president of skin care at the L’Oreal cosmetics and fragrance division.