Ideal Image Names New CEO

Deborah G. Ellinger, CEO and president of Ideal Image Ideal Image, a leader in aesthetic treatment services, announced the appointment of Deborah G. Ellinger as CEO and president. The company offers non-invasive full body laser hair removal procedures, which are performed by licensed medical and nursing professionals. Ellinger will join the Ideal Image team later this month and has a distinguished track record of leadership and success in the consumer industry. “Ideal Image has consistently been recognized as a leader and innovator in the cosmetic services field,” says Ellinger. “The services Ideal Image provides are more than skin deep, and I admire the strong relationships the team has with its clientele, who leave each appointment feeling like the best version of themselves. I’m excited to build on Ideal Image’s record of excellence and look forward to leading this incredible team as we enable our guests to live healthier, happier lives.”

Before joining Ideal Image, Ellinger held previous positions as CEO and chairman of The Princeton Review, president of Restoration Hardware, and CEO of Wellness Pet Food along with executive leadership positions with CVS Pharmacy, Staples, and The Boston Consulting Group. Ellinger also currently serves on the boards of iRobot Corporation (IRBT), Interpublic Group (IPG), and The Commonwealth Institute, which is a non-profit organization focused on women’s leadership. “Deborah brings invaluable experience in building successful brands and paving the way for revenue growth,” says Leonard Fluxman, CEO and president of Ideal Image’s parent company Steiner Leisure Limited. “We have ambitious plans for the company over the next several years and we are thrilled to have her leading the team.”