Hain Celestial’s Senior VP Ellen Deutsch will be speaking as part of the Zarb Executive Speaker Series at Hofstra on April 20, 2016 at 6:00 PM. Cultural Center Theater – Guthart Cultural Center Theater – Hofstra University. Please RSVP on Handshake for all Events!
Ms. Desutch is a Zarb School BBA and MBA, both in Marketing. She is Senior Vice President of Marketing at Hain Celestial Group (a food company with annual sales approaching $3 billion). Hain Celestial, headquartered in Lake Success, NY, is a leading natural and organic food and personal care company. Hain Celestial markets Celestial Seasonings®, Terra®, Garden of Eatin’®, Health Valley®, WestSoy®, Earth’s Best®, Arrowhead Mills®, DeBoles®, Hain Pure Foods®, FreeBird™, Hollywood®, Spectrum Naturals®, Spectrum Essentials®, Walnut Acres Organic™, Imagine Foods™, Rice Dream®, Soy Dream®, Rosetto®, Ethnic Gourmet®, Yves Veggie Cuisine®, Linda McCartney®, Realeat®, Lima®, Grains Noirs®, Natumi®, JASON®, Zia® Natural Skincare, Avalon Organics®, Alba Botanica®, and Queen Helene®.
Ms. Desutsch honed her skills in advertising and public relations before joining Hain in 1996. She has been a contributor to many industry publications as well as a guest speaker at many events. She often acts as an industry and government liaison for Hain Celestial. She has also been instrumental in the launch of many consumer products, driving sustained brand growth. Ms. Deutsch was a long-term member of the Strategic Partnership Board of the Zarb School and has been honored as a distinguished alumnus. She is on the Board of Directors of Long Island Cares – The Harry Chapin Food Bank, and was a trustee of the Children’s Leukemia Research Association for many years. She is also a classical pianist. Ms. Deutsch resides in New York with her three children.