Betsy Olum, senior vice president of marketing at Sephora USA, has decided to take a break after spending 10 years at the specialty store chain.
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Olum, who will step down in March, said she has thought about leaving for some time. “I want to go off on a new adventure and create something new,” she said, adding that her first priority is to “spend time with my family.” Olum added that a successor has not been named.
Before joining Sephora a decade ago, she held marketing and management jobs at Escada and Erno Lazlo.