Basim Shami, CEO and President of Farouk Systems is proud to announce the company’s most recent appointments to the Show and Education Departments: Beverly Zunke & Alma Lopez.
“As Farouk Systems continues its growth and expansion, there is a need for our company to not only hire additional employees but to promote from within so we can better serve our distributors, fellow hairdressers and the beauty industry as a whole. We strive for excellence and are proud to have these two new appointments be a part of that,” says Basim Shami.
Beverly Zunke appointed Shows and Education Director
Beverly Zunke was recently appointed as the Farouk Systems Shows and Education Director. As part of her duties, she will oversee the day-to-day operations of Farouk Systems shows and scheduling around the world as well as the educational needs of the Global Artistic Board and educators. She will work closely with Lisa Marie Garcia, Vice President of Shows and Education to coordinate events and programs. Prior to her appointment, Beverly with over 30 years of experience in the beauty industry began her career as a stylist in England. She has also served as a stylist, educator and Regional Education Manager for various manufacturers such as Schwarzkopf Professional, Goldwell and KMSCA (Kao Corporation) to name a few. Beverly is very excited to join the company and conveys proudly that “this industry has been running through my veins for almost my whole life! I have been so warmly welcomed here at Farouk Systems by everyone I have met. I am excited to share my passion for the industry and look forward to this new journey.”
Alma Lopez has been promoted to Education Manager
Alma Lopez has recently been promoted to Education Manager. For the past 8 years, she served the company in various roles including: Technical Advisor, Education Coordinator and now, the company’s Education Manager. She will be responsible for all educational events sponsored by Farouk Systems. Alma’s background includes various aspects of the beauty industry for over 15-years as well as expertise in beauty education such as salon stylist, Farouk Systems Certified Educator, assisted with backstage stylist support for Farouk Conferences, meetings, shows and Social Media/PR Events. “Through hard work, dedication and loyalty, I have gained a great amount of experience while working in this company. I look forward to growing even more and helping to create new ideas and incentives for a company I am proud to be a part of,” says Alma Lopez.