Thursday Night at CEW
April 29, 2016
Rebecca Nellis, Chief Mission Officer, CEW Foundation; Kate Sweeney, Executive Director, CEW Foundation; Carlotta Jacobson, President, CEW; Lisa Klein, Senior Vice President, CEW and Ellen Lennon, Director of Beauty Merchandising, QVC
Event hosts Laurie Dowley, Perfect Corp. and Thia Breen, The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.
CEW and CEW Foundation Board members at the Beauty with Benefits Shopping Party
Heidi Manheimer, Chairwoman, CEW Foundation and Jean Zimmerman, President, JHZ Creative Management, Inc.
Terry Darland, President, NA, Christian Dior and Nancy Schmidt, Omni GVP, DMM, Cosmetics, Trend & Prestige, Macy’s Inc.
Diane Nicholson, President, Beauty, Fashion & Sports, The NPD Group and Karyn Rubin, Director, The NPD Group
Sally Skidmore, Executive Director, Business Development, RPG and Ellen Friedman, Executive Vice President, RPG
Thia Breen and Laurie Dowley (the
best hostesses in beauty) invited fellow CEW board members and their friends to
our first Annual Beauty with Benefits Shopping Party to, as Laurie said, “Buy,
This fabulous and generous group
gathered at CEW's offices to buy products that their companies--and other
leading names in beauty--donated to benefit Cancer and Careers. What a turnout.
"Now that is what I call sisterhood!” Laurie commented.
In case you forgot, the QVC and
CEW presents Beauty with Benefits broadcast supports CEWF’s Cancer and
Careers program, the number one resource for working people with cancer. The
event, now in its fourth year, has raised over $3 million for the organization
P&G Takes on the Wage Gap
April 14, 2016
Congrats to P&G for raising awareness of the pay gap for women in their new ad. Brilliant. Click here
One to Watch: Unilever’s Tamara Rogers
April 07, 2016
Tamara at CEW’s Newsmaker Forum: "Unilever’s Beauty Power Play" event on March 29
Tamara Rogers is EVP, Personal Care, USA, Unilever. A new face in beauty, we predict Tamara will
be a major force in the industry.
Born in Africa, raised in the UK, she now lives in Manhattan
on the Upper West Side. She’s married with two boys, Cecily and Gabriel.
At Unilever for 20 years, she was behind the company’s dry
spray revolution, as SVP Global Deodorants. She replaced Gina Boswell, who was
promoted and moved to the UK.
Tamara now leads Unilever’s multi-billion dollar U.S. Personal
Care portfolio. Hair, Skin Cleansing, Skin Care and Deodorant are her domain.
Her track record of growing businesses around the world includes
significant time spent in Europe, and substantial experience in Asia and
She’s also an advocate for the development of young
leadership. Tamara is one to watch.