Northwest Cosmetic Labs is excited to welcome Michael Hughes to the NCL team as Chief Operating Officer. Michael comes to Northwest Cosmetic Labs with over 17 years of experience in the beauty and skin care industry. Previously working with one of the world’s leading consumer goods corporations, Procter & Gamble, Michael successfully directed operations in distribution and manufacturing, grossing over 2 billion in sales annually.
“Michael’s extensive experience in supply chain, operations, leadership, and LEAN manufacturing makes him uniquely suited for this position,” stated Matt Bryant, CEO of Northwest Cosmetic Labs. “We look forward to enhancing our perspectives as we collaborate with Michael, working as a team to further the success of our customers.”
Michael received his Bachelor’s Degree in mechanical engineering from University College Dublin in Ireland and a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Iowa.
Bringing his vast knowledge to NCL, Michael will oversee all manufacturing operations across the company, including customer service, supply chain, purchasing, engineering, production, and continuous improvement. Michael’s top priority will be to ensure that the highest quality products are being produced on time and in-full for every customer. His goal is to build on NCL’s world-class operations, creating a culture that is highly adaptable, team-oriented, and streamlined to ensure excellent work flow and best-in-class responsiveness for every customer.