Newsmakers: Meet the CEO of the east Idaho company that makes cosmetics for companies around the globe

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In this edition of East Idaho Newsmakers, Nate Eaton speaks with Michael Hughes, the CEO of Northwest Cosmetic Labs.

Northwest Cosmetic Labs makes cosmetics, skin care and hair products for companies around the globe. The Idaho Falls based company employees over 400 employees and is growing rapidly.

Hughes has been serving as CEO for less than a year. He has over 18 years of experience in the beauty and skin care industry, beginning his career in Ireland with Procter & Gamble.

In 2003, he transferred to the U.S. with Procter & Gamble, working in Cincinnati, Boston and most recently Iowa City. There he directed operations as the plant manager of Procter & Gamble’s largest beauty care plant.

During their conversation, Hughes shared with Eaton that he has big plans for Northwest Cosmetic Labs and discussed a variety of other topics.

Watch the video above for the entire conversation.

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