Jim Lain

President, SmartStyle and Portfolio Brands

Jim Lain currently serves as the President of SmartStyle and Porfolio Brands. He joined Regis Corporation in 2013 as Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer. With more than 25 years of operations leadership experience, Mr. Lain oversees the Porfolio Brands division leading, nurturing, and growing Cost Cutters, First Choice Haircutters, Roosters and our legacy brands. 

Mr. Lain was with Gap Inc. for eight years where he most recently served as Vice President of Operations for Gap Specialty Stores in the United States and Canada, leading a $2.5 billion business with 750 stores. Prior to his experience with Gap, Mr. Lain was Vice President of Operations at Galyan's Trading Company Inc. / Dick's Sporting Goods and held several field management positions at Target Stores Inc.