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Beauty Industry Power Players Discuss Key 2017 Trends in Beauty at BBR16

We presented our bi-annual BEAUTY BIZ ROUNDTABLE 16 (BBR16), on Friday, October 6th at the Le Méridien Delfina Santa Monica Hotel. BBR16 featured senior executives from the West Coast’s beauty scene including Sephora, Benefit Cosmetics, John Paul Mitchell Systems, Guthy Renker, Algenist, and ipsy, who gathered to address the beauty industry’s trending topics in influencer marketing, e-commerce, retail merchandising, […]

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Beauty Spotlight: Cynthia Beesemyer, President of The Brand Initiative

With over 18 years experience in domestic and international marketing with key positions in Fortune 500 companies, Beauty Industry veteran and Founder and President of The Brand Initiative, Cynthia Beesemyer, has a LOT to say. Here’s an exclusive interview with one of our favorite beautypreneurs! Click here for more information about Cynthia and The Brand Intiative […]

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Opportunity to Pitch to Beauty Investors – Beauty Pitch 2016

With so many great entrepreneurs in Beauty, we’re  hoping some folks can take advantage of this opportunity to pitch to potential investors (“Shark-Tank” style) at Cosmoprof in Las Vegas! The PBA and Cosmoprof have just announced the return of Beauty Pitch 2016! This one-of-a-kind beauty competition, held on Saturday, July 23rd, 2016, provides companies the chance to […]

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Beauty Trends by BBR13 Thought Leader – Jennifer Karuletwa of PeclersParis

With fickle consumers in a highly saturated market, the beauty industry is constantly on a search for the next BIG THING. What will be the next big beauty product to hit stores and be plastered all over social media? This is where trend forecasting comes into play. Trend forecasters not only predict innovative trends, they […]

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BBR12 TL Q&A: JuE Wong of StriVectin – “What Does It Mean to be “Prestige” Consumer-Centric?”

“What does it mean to be “Prestige” Consumer-Centric?” JuE Wong, the CEO of StriVectin Operating Company, offered incredible insights in her BBR12 Keynote address. Prior to joining StriVectin, Ms. Wong was CEO of Astral Health & Beauty where she achieved meaningful growth through product innovations and expansion of global distribution under her leadership.  Prior to […]

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BBR12 TL Q&A: Jenna Habayeb of Splendid & Ella Moss on “How to Deliver an Omni-Channel Experience”

Jenna Habayeb has been in marketing for over ten years and has spent a majority of her career on the agency side leading key marketing initiatives for brands like bareMinerals, bebe, TABASCO, Burger King, Tween Brands, BP and more. She specializes in the strategic development and implementation of fully integrated campaigns and truly believes in […]

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BBR12 Thought Leader Q&A: Denise Herich of The Benchmarking Company: Beauty Product Testing & Claims

“It’s your potential consumer’s proof point that they’re looking for, and one they are increasingly demanding,” said Denise Herich in a recent GCI article. Never has market research been more essential to the core of a business than the beauty industry. Comprehensive beauty market research can deliver insights into what is selling, where, why, and at what […]

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BBR12 TL Q&A: Robin Coe-Hutshing of Studio “Strategies for Success in a Changing Industry”

What is the difference between luck and chance? What does it have to do with having a successful business? That’s what beauty industry veteran, Robin Coe-Hutshing, discussed during her BBR12 roundtable. Robin Coe-Hutshing operates the consulting firm STUDIO, as Creative Brand Strategist. An industry veteran with cutting edge sensibilities, she offers a branding and product development […]

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