LaserAway Appoints Chief People Officer from Search by Hanold Associates


LaserAway has appointed Julie Kang as Chief People Officer. Hanold Associates’ Jordan Blackmon, Val Lopez and Ivy Arlia led the search.

As Chief People Officer, Julie will assess and build upon existing HR foundations to create a best-in-class HR function that can support the rapidly growing business. Julie will work closely with the LaserAway executive team and the Ares Management team to ensure people and business strategies align. In this role, Julie will report to CEO Scott Heckmann and lead a team of ~15. Prior to joining LaserAway, Julie served as Vice President, Human Resources at Dine Brands Global.

LaserAway is the nation’s leader in aesthetic dermatology. The company offers treatments in a variety of areas: laser hair removal, CoolSculpting, Botox, Clear & Brilliant, laser tattoo removal, thermage, laser skin rejuvenation and Juvéderm. LaserAway uses state-of-the-art technology to target deep within the skin for maximum results. Scott, Todd and Brock Heckmann and Dr. Roy Winston founded the company and opened the first location in West Hollywood, California in 2006. LaserAway now has nearly 100 locations throughout the United States and approximately 1,200 employees.