ABS Appoints New CEO
Cosmetologists Chicago (CC) and America’s Beauty Show (ABS) have appointed Frank P. Fulco as CEO. Fulco will lead strategic planning for ABS and continue to build on CC’s legacy of support and growth for spa/salon professionals and students. In addition to CC, he will also lead the growth of International Nail Technicians Association (INTA) and CIDESCO USA for esthetics professionals. He brings 29 years of experience in the professional beauty industry, having held positions at leading professional beauty companies and served on the CC Board of Directors.
“Frank has a deep understanding of the professional beauty industry and is a passionate, servant leader,” says Karen Gordon, president of Cosmetologists Chicago. “CC is a forward-thinking, action-oriented network with an unlimited future that has a great history in the professional salon industry. We look forward to having Frank on board as he leads our associations and shows into the future.”
“I am truly honored to be selected as the next CEO of Cosmetologists Chicago. I respect the hard work of my predecessors and look forward to working together with our industry to position Cosmetologists Chicago and America’s Beauty Show to thrive for the next one hundred years,” says Fulco. “I will give my very best effort to nurture an association culture that is inclusive, relevant and serving to licensed professionals, as well as to unite our community each year at America’s Beauty Show with a spirit that honors artistic expression and the value of relationships. Together, our future is bright. We are Cosmetologists Chicago and America’s Beauty Show.”