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BBR9 Keynote Speaker: Fabrice Croisé of SelectNY on Beauty Advertising

“We do not think in a linear way, we think in narratives…as stories.“ Keynote Speaker, Fabrice Croisé kicked off Beauty Biz Roundtable BBR9 with a fascinating look at the thought process of advertising agencies when developing ad campaigns for beauty brands. Croisé is the Global Business Development Director of advertising agency, SelectNY, a global Premium brand building and […]

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BBR9 Thought Leader, Eleanor Keare (President of Circle of Friends)

BBR9 Thought Leader: Eleanor Keare, President of Circle of Friends on “Launching Niche Brands”

With an estimated $49,200,000,000 sales in the baby-product industry in 2013 alone (according to New York magazine), the baby product business couldn’t be doing better. That’s why it was fascinating for many Beauty Biz Roundtable BBR9 attendees to learn from Eleanor Keare, President of Circle of Friends, as she presented her BBR9 Thought Leader roundtable […]

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BBR9 Thought Leader: Amy Liu, VP of Marketing for Josie Maran Cosmetics, on “Launching & Growing Distribution for Emerging Brands”

With her success in brand management for Smashbox Cosmetics and Kate Somerville Skincare, it was clear that Josie Maran Cosmetics VP of Marketing, Amy Liu, was a popular Thought Leader at Beauty Biz Roundtable BBR9. As an expert in brand management and small business growth, Amy Liu has worked for three of the hottest and […]

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BBR9 Thought Leader Q&A: Scott-Vincent Borba “Innovation in Branding”

Beauty industry veteran,  Scott-Vincent Borba, had much to share at his Beauty Biz Roundatble BBR9 roundtable. With his roundtable topic on “Innovation in Branding“, Borba carefully outlined his ideas on: Design Ideation Ethnographic Research (True Consumer Use) Formulation Development (Formulation Profile v/s Packaging Performance) Functionality of Delivery System and Mobility of Component Graphic Treatment and how that […]

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BBR9 Thought Leader Q&A: Cesar Arellanes from the Center for Int’l Trade Development “Emerging Markets Demand U.S. Cosmetics”

“Did you know that in Turkey, business is done over meals?”  This interesting tip from Beauty Biz Roundtable BBR9 Thought Leader, Cesar Arellanes, was just one of many words of wisdom that many BBR9 attendees enjoyed learning from Arellanes’s roundtable. Cesar Arellanes has directed the Long Beach – Center for International Trade Development since 2009. […]

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BBR9 Thought Leader: Jennifer Goldfarb, President of ipsy, on “Beauty Tomorrow – the Ways We Will Buy”

We were THRILLED to have ipsy President, Jennifer Goldfarb, as one of our Beauty Biz Roundtable BBR9 Thought Leaders. From investment banking to beauty, Jennifer Goldfarb’s journey has led her to become the President of ipsy.  ipsy is an online community co-founded by YouTube beauty sensation Michelle Phan, where YouTube stylists curate their favorite beauty […]

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Maria Rush of Beauty Collection at BBR9

BBR9 Thought Leader Q&A: “How to Launch & Pitch a Beauty Brand” by Maria Rush of Beauty Collection

“You only have ONE 1st impression with a Buyer – Make it Count!” This riveting roundtable topic speaks volumes about Maria Rush, the main curator of Purchasing and Brand Development for beauty retailer, Beauty Collection. Maria Rush launched her career in beauty 20+ years ago. What she thought was a part-time summer job turned into […]

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BBR9 Thought Leader Q&A: Dan Obegi, CEO of DermStore Beauty Group talks “The Intersection of Content and Commerce”

“I want happy customers.”  A simple yet effective statement by DermStore Beauty Group‘s Dan Obegi, who was a hit at our Beauty Biz Roundtable BBR9 event held in June. Dan Obegi brings more than a decade of experience in building brands and running high-growth startups to his role as CEO of beauty e-tailer, DermStore Beauty […]

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InnoCos Events

July 10th – 11th: InnoCos USA, New York

WHO: KGS Global – a global organization that organizes senior level business conference and corporate events, hosts their annual innoCos USA conference in New York City WHAT: innoCos USA will focus on customer-facing activities, approaching product development from an innovative angle, accelerating innovation in new markets through external partnerships, maximizing digital strategies and uncovering new […]

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