Ulta Beauty announces change to board of directors

BOLINGBROOK, Ill. — Ulta Beauty has announced that Hervé Defforey has resigned as a member of the company’s board of directors, effective Jan. 28, 2012, at the end of Ulta’s fiscal year.

Defforey, who resides and primarily works overseas, cited the demands of these commitments as the reason for his resignation.

Dennis Eck, Ulta’s nonexecutive chair stated, “On behalf of everyone at Ulta and its board, we thank Hervé for his long-term service and dedication to Ulta. His contributions were critical for establishing the strong foundation upon which the success of the company has been built. We wish him well in his future endeavors.”