Houston, Tx – Farouk Systems, Inc., a leading manufacturer of haircare products, is deeply saddened to announce the passing of Rick Landry, former Chief of Security and Vice President of International Education. Landry’s multifaceted contributions to the company, coupled with his unwavering dedication to excellence, have left an indelible mark on the organization and the beauty industry at large.

Rick Landry’s journey with Farouk Systems, Inc. spans decades, during which he held various pivotal roles within the company. In addition to serving as Chief of Security, Landry distinguished himself as the Vice President of International Education, where he played a crucial role in expanding the company’s global footprint and nurturing talent across borders.

Dr. Farouk Shami, Chairman and Chairman of Farouk Systems, Inc., fondly remembers Landry as not only as a member of the Farouk Systems, Inc. family, but also a cherished friend and mentor.

“Rick was my first and last boss at a salon in Louisiana, who later became a dear friend,” remarked Shami. “His dedication and unwavering commitment have left an indelible mark on the company and the countless lives he touched. Rick’s legacy will continue to inspire us to push boundaries in everything we do.”

Beyond his professional accomplishments, Landry’s impact extended far beyond the Farouk Systems, Inc. headquarters. His warmth and genuine passion for helping others endeared him to all who had the privilege of knowing him. Whether he was mentoring aspiring hairstylists or leading security operations, Landry approached every task with integrity, humility, and boundless enthusiasm.

As Farouk Systems, Inc. mourns the loss of a beloved colleague and friend, it reaffirms its commitment to honoring Rick Landry’s memory by continuing to uphold the values of creativity, innovation, and inclusivity that he held dear. His legacy will forever be etched into the fabric of the company and serve as a guiding light for generations to come.

“Our thoughts and prayers are with Rick’s family and loved ones during this difficult time,” said Shami.

Join us in commemorating Landry’s extraordinary life and legacy. Together, let’s honor his memory with gratitude and fond remembrance.

About Farouk Systems, Inc.:

Farouk Systems, Inc. is a Houston-based company of hairdressers for hairdressers, known for manufacturing high-quality professional hair care products under the industry-leading brands CHI®, BioSilk®, and SunGlitz®. The company provides the beauty industry with the latest innovations to a wide range of markets through multiple successful product lines and the finest educational support to better serve hairdressers and their clients.