Navigation Links
University Medical Pharmaceuticals Appoints Tom Roche as Senior Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing

Beauty Care Sales and Marketing Veteran to Drive International Retail Expansion, With Near Term Focus on Top Selling AcneFree Product Group and New WrinkleFree Brand Line Extension

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- University Medical Pharmaceuticals, a leading developer and distributor of medically developed and efficacy-based skin and beauty care products sold at more than 40,000 mass market retail locations throughout the U.S., announced today that it has appointed Tom Roche as Senior Vice President, Global Sales & Marketing.

Mr. Roche, a beauty care and retail sales and marketing expert with more than 25 years of consumer packaged goods experience, now oversees all of the company's worldwide sales and marketing programs. Currently he is focused on the trade and consumer introduction of extensions to the company's WrinkleFree line. Mr. Roche reports to Raymond Francis, President and Chief Executive Officer.

Most recently Mr. Roche was Vice President of Field Sales for Maybelline-Garner, a division of L'Oreal USA. At Maybelline, Mr. Roche helped build the Nutritioniste brand into a $100 million-plus line for the company. He has also held executive positions with Pfizer/Warner-Lambert Company managing oral care and consumer healthcare product lines, and Schwarzkopf & Dep, a division Henkel Corporation, where Mr. Roche opened up new international markets and retail channels for the company's hair styling products.

"As University Medical is poised for significant expansion of our product line as well as retail presence in the U.S. and international territories, Tom is a strategic addition to our executive management team with the experience and drive necessary to move our science-based, quality skin care products deeper into the global marketplace," commented Ray Francis, University Medical Pharmaceuticals' President and Chief Executive Officer.

University Medical Pharmaceuticals' growing line of skin and beauty care products are developed in conjunction with leading university dermatology departments and faculty members. Cornerstones of the company's skin care offerings include the AcneFree line of products that are consistently top sellers at retail accounts including Costco and Wal-Mart since introduction in 2003.

"As University Medical continues to expand its line of skin care solutions that really deliver results, the timing has never been better to introduce our effective and popularly-priced products to mass market retailers around the globe," said Tom Roche. "It is a real pleasure to be working with the nimble team of beauty care development professionals at University Medical who are quick to identify and productize the latest scientific breakthroughs to bring them to market on an expedited basis at very attractive price points."

Mr. Roche holds a Masters of Business Administration degree from Pepperdine University, a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from San Diego State University, and an Executive MBA certificate in Consumer Marketing Strategy from Columbia University, Graduate School of Business. Mr. Roche resides in the Newport Beach area with his family.

About University Medical Pharmaceuticals

Established in 1994, University Medical's corporate goal is to provide the mass market consumer with quality, affordable products that really work. The entire University Medical product line is developed in conjunction with leading university medical faculty and clinically tested in order to offer consumers an effective alternative to products offered on television or in high-end department stores. University Medical's product line features effective and budget-friendly solutions for range of life-cycle skin care issues including the AcneFree line for acne and rosacea, and the WrinkleFree array that focuses on non-surgical wrinkle and fine line reduction as well as skin hydration. University Medical products are available at thousands of popular and easy to find retailers throughout the country including Costco, CVS, Walgreens and Wal-Mart, or online at

SOURCE University Medical Pharmaceuticals
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. University of Iowa professor identifies new eating disorder
2. University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics Complete System-Wide Conversion to Masimo SET Pulse Oximetry Technology
3. University of Texas Study Details Lengthy Payment Delays for Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Claims, Confirming Need for Legislative Fix
4. Tulane University to receive $14M for international HIV/AIDS program
5. University of Nevada School of Medicine Professor Confirms Accuracy Through Validation Study Using the CSI Health Station Model 6K
6. Boston University School of Medicine researcher recipient of Memory Ride Grant
7. Loma Linda University Medical Center Selects Beryl to Manage Call Center Interactions for Womens Services Programs and Departments
8. Medina General Hospital and University Hospitals Agree to Pursue Affiliation
9. J.D. Power and Associates Reports: Hackensack University Medical Center Recognized as First Hospital to Achieve Distinction for Providing an Outstanding Inpatient Experience in All Four Service Areas
10. The First Incisionless Transoral Fundoplication for Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux is Performed in the U.S. at Ohio State University and Oregon Health & Science University Medical Centers
11. George Mason University professor receives $2.6 million NIH grant to study Alzheimers disease
Post Your Comments:
(Date:6/26/2016)... , ... June 26, 2016 , ... ... once they have been diagnosed with endometriosis. These women need a treatment plan ... require a comprehensive approach that can help for preservation of fertility and ultimately ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... , ... June 25, 2016 , ... First Choice ... States, named Dr. Sesan Ogunleye, as the Medical Director of its new Mesquite-Samuell Farm ... Medical Director of our new Mesquite location,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... A recent ... that most people are unfamiliar with. The article goes on to state that individuals ... also many of these less common operations such as calf and cheek reduction. The ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A. announced that 20 Florida attorneys are recognized ... this recognition are considered among the top 2 percent of lawyers practicing within the ... this year’s Legal Elite Hall of Fame: Miami Shareholders Mark D. Bloom, Burt ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Norcross, Georgia (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 ... ... Year” awards today at the Clinical Decision Making in Emergency Medicine conference in ... who have authored journal articles published in Emergency Medicine Practice and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/24/2016)... Tenn. , June 24, 2016  Arkis ... providing less invasive and more durable cerebrospinal fluid ... in funding.  The Series-A funding is led by ... Lighthouse Fund, and other private investors.  Arkis, new ... neurosurgical instrumentation and the market release of its ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 ... "Pharmaceutical Excipients Market by Type (Organic Chemical (Sugar, ... Formulation (Oral, Topical, Coating, Parenteral) - Global Forecast to ... The global pharmaceutical excipients market ... at a CAGR of 6.1% in the forecast period ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 ... CAPR ), a biotechnology company focused on the ... announced that patient enrollment in its ongoing randomized ... has exceeded 50% of its 24-patient target. Capricor ... the third quarter of 2016, and to report ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: