CEO – Dean Langdon is a 25-year veteran Spa Designer & Consultant and was previously the VP of Corporate Accounts for The HydraFacial Company for the past 7 years. He has an extensive professional background IN ALL elements of Luxury Spa and has a professional extensive background in many facets of Spa & Wellness such as Skincare, Retail Merchandising, Space Planning & Design, Equipment Procurement and sales in Medical and Wellness equipment. He was influential in building one of the most recognized and successful Facial aesthetics company in the world: The HydraFacial Company. Dean has now brought those professional years of Design, Retail & Equipment experience to offer a collection of some of the newest and most advanced Wellness Products to the Luxury Spa & Fitness industry today.
Brian Goodwin is an International Educator for Eminence Organic Skin Care. As a Master Medical Esthetician, Master Herbalist and Consultant with over 10 years of experience in the spa industry, Brian brings his love and enthusiasm for skin care to the masses with his passionate, fun and educational trainings. Brian has had the honor of educating and consulting over 2000 distinguished spas and has also been a keynote speaker most notably in New York City, Washington DC, Los Angeles and Vancouver, guiding spas towards finding success in both educational and business growth.
Boldijarre Koronczay, President of Eminence Organic Skin Care, is an icon of the spa industry, having personally trained over a quarter of a million estheticians and spa professionals in the past two decades. His passion for the industry drives him to continue personally educating at trade events with his signature humorous and entertaining presentation style, sharing his enthusiasm, inspiration and knowledge at every session. As an innovator of the organic skin care movement, Boldijarre was honored with the International Spa Association’s Visionary of the Year Award for his lifelong dedication to education and organic wellness.
Sean Paul Campbell is a veteran Sales Director who has supported global prestige beauty companies to grow and scale their brand story. Following a 13+ year tenure with skin and haircare giant AVEDA in Sales Leadership and Business Development, Sean Paul knows what truly drives businesses, proprietors and consumers, it’s the client experience.
He has worked with many heritage beauty brands during his career such as Darphin, Revlon Professional, BumBle&BumBle, and the Wella Corporation prior to his work with the Estee Lauder Co. He joins Epicuren Discovery as their National Sales Director, focused on supporting and coaching a veteran team of professionals to leverage their skills for this beloved brand.
Sean Paul holds a BS in Communications and Marketing from the Rochester Institute of Technology and lives in New York City with his partner and pets. He loves music, pop art and traveling.
Sean Paul Campbell
National Sales Director
In addition to her work with in the spa industry, Ann Brown is very active in charitable endeavors. She headed up the 2018 Boca Walk to End Alzheimer’s which raised nearly $340,000 and had record-breaking participation. Within her spa career, she has taken her knowledge of being a spa director and applied it to launch her own business, seeking to improve areas of inefficiency and create a better environment for guests and therapists, while also improving a spa’s bottom line.
Steven Rosenfeld the President of The F.C. Sturtevant Company Windsor Locks in Connecticut was recently awarded a Pet Age 2018 Icon Award. They followed with the below interview.
Years in Industry: 22
What inspired you to get into the pet industry? I grew up in a family that included five children, a dog, a rabbit, tropical fish, and two parakeets. As a young person growing up, I always felt happiest when I was hanging out with my dog. When
I was a teenager, I began riding horses, and my interest in animal health developed at around that time. I was inspired to get into the pet industry when I had the opportunity to work at an iconic company like The F.C. Sturtevant Company.
What do you feel is your biggest contribution to the pet business and/or pet owners? I think that supporting our domestic industry and providing products that are safe and effective in treating infections and wounds in large and small animals are among my strongest contributions to our business and to pet owners. Each day when I read a letter or an email describing how a seriously ill animal was helped and even saved as a result of using one of our products, it becomes a beautiful day.
What do you think will be the next “Big Thing” in pet specialty? I think that the next big thing will be an added focus on pet care. While many retailers continue to provide minimal offerings in this category, I believe that the recent success in human healthcare from the use of topical probiotics will expand to pet care. I predict that there will be topical probiotic products to successfully treat atopic dermatitis, staph infections, hotspots and even help fight parasites.