The company also announced that Aaron Alt, chief financial officer and president of Sally Beauty Supply, will be leaving the company, effective November 27, 2020, in order to pursue other opportunities.
Senior Leadership Appointments:
Marlo Cormier, Chief Financial Officer
Marlo Cormier has been appointed as chief financial officer. She has been the senior vice president of finance and chief accounting officer since joining the Company in April 2020.
Prior to joining the company, Cormier was the senior vice president, Corporate Finance and chief accounting officer at Fossil Group Inc. from 2013 to 2020 where her responsibilities included General Accounting, SEC Reporting, Financial Planning and Analysis, Tax and Treasury. Prior to Fossil Group, Cormier served in various executive roles at Callaway Golf from 2001 to 2013, including vice president and chief accounting officer.
Cormier has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Oregon State University and is a Certified Public Accountant with seven years of experience with Deloitte where she held the position of Manager of Accounting and Audit Services.
John Goss, Senior Vice President and President of Sally Beauty Supply
Goss brings over 30 years of retail experience to the role, having most recently served as group vice president and head of stores and operations for Sally Beauty Supply. His responsibilities included leading over 2,900 retail stores and supporting the operations team, and most recently he led the deployment of Ship-From-Store (SFS) and Buy Online/Pickup in Store (BOPIS) across the Sally Beauty store network.
Prior to joining the company in 2016, Goss served consecutively as vice president of operations and then vice president of transformation management office for Signet Jewelers. Goss has held various leadership roles at Zales Jeweler, T-Mobile, Gap Inc., and L Brands throughout his career.
Goss holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from The University of Phoenix.
Mary Beth Edwards, Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer and Chief Transformation Officer.
Previously, Edwards served as group vice president, Global Sourcing of Sally Beauty Holdings since April 2019. Prior to joining the company, Edwards was vice president of global operations at Arrow Electronics from 2015 to 2019 and vice president, Operations ECS, Arrow Electronics from 2009 to 2015.
Edwards is a combat veteran officer of the U.S. Army and holds a Bachelor of Arts from Temple University.
“Today’s changes reflect both the depth of our team as well as the strength of our succession planning process,” said Chris Brickman, president and CEO.
He continued, “Marlo brings extensive financial experience and leadership to the company and John has a proven track record of retail leadership where he has delivered sales and profitable growth coupled with excellent transformational execution. In addition, Mary Beth has proven to be a great asset to the company with her outstanding leadership of our transformation and key technology initiatives. Finally, we would like to thank Aaron for his many contributions to our aggressive transformation plan.”