Carol Stream, Ill.—Allured Publishing Corp. announced that Theresa Lafontaine has resigned as president-CEO, effective Sept. 30. Janet Ludwig has been named as her successor. A 23-year Allured veteran, Ludwig is currently VP and a director on the Allured board. "We are very grateful to Theresa for her leadership and contributions to the company during her seven years at Allured, more than three as president-CEO," Stanley E. Allured, the company’s chairman, said in a statement. "We understand her desire to develop new opportunities and undertake new challenges in her professional life. We wish her great success in her future endeavors." Allured publishes Skin Inc., Cosmetics & Toiletries and Global Cosmetic Industry.