Honoring Rising Talent

The Top Talent Awards personify the qualities that make a beauty professional “one to watch.”  We are excited to announce that the Top Talent Awards is now part of CEW’s latest virtual program, The Women’s Leadership Awards, a 2-day, afternoon celebration of women and achievement, recognizing the Achiever and Top Talent honorees. CEW will also reveal the Indie26 –notable, Black female founders disrupting the beauty industry.  To learn more about this event and register, click here.

Top Talent Award Honorees

Vivianna Blanch
Vice President, Integrated Consumer Communications
L’Oréal Paris
Ophelia Ceradini
Vice President, Digital Technology and Innovation
The Estée Lauder Companies
Erum Chaudhry
Vice President, Marketing Beauty & Skincare
Christian Dior
Maris Croswell
Senior Director, Pantene North America
P&G Beauty
Chopin Rabin
Vice President, Global Integrated Communications
Nars Cosmetics
Maria Salcedo
Vice President, Merchandising & Strategy
Ulta Beauty
Usha Vijay
Vice President, Global Marketing Head, Consumer Fragrance
Janet Chan
Vice President of Brand
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CEW’s Women Leadership Awards is a multi-day program supporting CEW’s mission of advancing all women, at all levels of the industry. It will incorporate the 2020 Achiever Award honorees, in addition to beauty’s rising talent: the Top Talent honorees. To align with this event, and support CEW’s mission, become a sponsor. Contact us at sponsorship@cew.org.

CEW Beauty Creators Awards

The only beauty awards voted on by the experts themselves: CEW members. Join CEW to vote for the most innovative products, in every category imaginable.

Achiever Awards

No other organization offers such a significant platform to honor beauty’s most accomplished women leaders for their achievement and leadership.