College dropout founded Conair hair dryer outfit with parents in 1959. Turned $100 investment and hot-air roller invention into cash cow through rapid growth, iconic pistol-shape blow dryer design. Product line now includes razors, mirrors, fabric steamers, massagers, Interplak Oral Care. Mr. Rizzuto, a prominent businessman, is past Chairman of the Professional Beauty Association (PBA). He has been Director of North American Beauty Events since 2005, the producer of Cosmoprof NA—America’s largest B2B Beauty Show—creator and publisher of “Style Source Magazine.” For over 30 years, he helped build his family’s business, Conair, into one of the largest private companies in the United States, with offices in Asia, Europe, Australia, and Latin America. At Conair, he was Senior Vice President for Professional Global Business Units and had increased sales from $25 million to $300 million and was credited with over 25 United States patents. Mr. Rizzuto attended Arizona State University, where he majored in marketing.