John Demsey

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Estée Lauder’s John Demsey Toasts 60th Birthday

John Demsey, executive group president of Estée Lauder Cos., celebrated his 60th birthday Thursday night at Mr. Chow’s on 57th Street.

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Gwyneth Paltrow, Nicole Richie and Kate Hudson.


Basking in La Mer’s 50th Anniversary Glow

Rocking out to The Atomics, Hollywood stars get real about beauty, Tinseltown’s gender pay gap, Nick Jonas and baby bumps.

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Liz Goldwyn and Natasha Lyonne


Talking Politics at Liz Goldwyn’s Book Party

Natasha Lyonne, Francisco Costa, and Zac Posen gathered at John Demsey’s home to toast Liz Goldwyn’s second book, “Sporting Guide.”

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Hall of Fame Honoree: John Demsey


FFA Hall of Fame Honoree: John Demsey

Demsey is leading the biggest resurgence in fragrance creation at Lauder in years, just as the industry is undergoing a profound transformation.

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The Fragrance Foundation Awards 2015

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Fragrance Foundation Awards: The Winning Edge

As an expected crowd of 800 files into Alice Tully Hall for the annual Fragrance Foundation Awards ceremony, those executives most concerned with sales should be in a good mood — at least slightly jazzed.

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