Younique promotes Kristi Hubbard to chief executive

By Sarah Parsons 5-Nov-2020

The multi-level marketing company first hired the industry veteran in July

The President of multi-level marketing beauty brand Younique has been promoted to CEO.

Kristi Hubbard joined the company in July and will take over as chief executive from Younique co-founder Derek Maxfield, who will stay on as Chairman of the Board.

Hubbard has also been appointed to Younique's Board of Directors.

Maxfield described Hubbard as a "collaborative, engaging and a strong, strategic leader", adding that her appointment will support the social-selling brand's goal to be a "global pioneer in digital and product evolution".

Prior to joining Younique, Hubbard spent eight years as CEO at sustainable household company Norwex and served at fellow direct-selling brand BeautiControl for nearly two decades.

Hubbard added: "From the presenters [company sales representatives] to the executive team to the employees, all have been incredibly welcoming and helpful during this period of transition.

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