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"We are pleased to conclude a successful and competitive auction process," said Patricia Lopez, president and CEO of High Ridge Brands.
The company's portfolio includes Zest soap, VO5 hair care products, and licensing agreements with such entertainment-related properties as Star Wars, Spider-Man and Hello Kitty.
The proximity of life science investors in the area, many of whom are now on the company’s board, was a factor in setting up shop in Fairfield. Company leaders planned on being in the town from its 2014 inception, said CEO James Daniels at its 418 Meadow St. office. “We’re within walking distance to the train, which gives us better access to talent north to New Haven and south to New York City,” Daniels said. “That’s a huge plus.”
Richard S. Kirk Jr., the Stamford company’s current CFO and chief operating officer, will now serve exclusively as COO.