OPI Products Inc. announced the transition of Suzi Weiss-Fischmann from OPI co-founder and executive VP to OPI consultant. Well-known in the nail care industry for over 31 years, she will remain OPI’s creative inspiration and brand ambassador for journalists and clients, and her new role is effective July 1, 2014.
“My fascination with beauty began at an early age, and my journey has been a dream come true,” said Weiss-Fischmann. “I have witnessed OPI’s successful evolution in becoming the world leader in professional nail care. Now, more than ever, is the time for nails and I am excited to continue to share my expertise with nail fans across the world.”
In 1989, Weiss-Fischmann created the first thirty OPI colors. She has since created over 400 shades of nail lacquer, has been featured in numerous magazines, such as W, More and Family Circle as well as on the Today show and Nightline.
“Suzi is a living legend in the business,” said Renato Semerari,pPresident, Coty Beauty. “Her creativity and passion led to numerous collaborative partnerships and unique nail color names and shades that women around the world identify with. I want to thank Suzi for her contributions in making OPI the illustrious brand it is today.”