Joel Ronkin, a key member of Elizabeth Arden Inc.’s management team, is stepping down. Arden stated that Ronkin resigned from his post as president of global fragrances on Nov. 12 to accept a position as chief executive officer at a privately held personal-care company based in South Florida. He plans to remain at Arden through Nov. 30. The company said it plans to fill the post, which will be based in its New York office.
Ronkin has spent 16 years at Arden in various capacities, including as executive vice president, North America Fragrances.