Janet Gurwitch has joined Castanea Partners as operating partner.
Gurwitch was the founder and chief executive officer of Laura Mercier Cosmetics. Gurwitch Products, the licensee of the Laura Mercier brand, was sold to Alticor Inc., the $6.4 billion personal products and water filtration company, in 2006. Gurwitch stepped down as ceo in 2008 and has run her own consulting business, Gurwitch Consulting Group.
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