Horst & Friends

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Horst, Founder Of Aveda, Dies At Age 72

Horst Rechelbacher, the founder of the Aveda Corporation and Intelligent Nutrients, has passed away at the age of 72, according to his company’s website. A native of Austria, he opened the Horst & Friends salon in Minneapolis in 1965. Then in 1978, he started the Aveda Corporation, a company which he sold to Estee Lauder in 1997 for $300 million.

02/15/2014

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