Sheri McCoy walked 27 miles on Saturday and Sunday — one of the many endurance tests she faces as the new chief executive officer of Avon Products Inc.
Succeeding Andrea Jung as ceo in April and taking over a beleaguered company in the midst of several Securities and Exchange Commission probes, McCoy will need all the stamina she can muster in the weeks and months ahead to turn around the beauty firm, where profits declined 70 percent in the second quarter. Just take a look at her travel schedule.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"