Carlotta Jacobson: CEW’s Mission Director

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The CEW president is laser-focused on recognition, moving the beauty industry forward, professional development and philanthropy.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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King of Swing Benny Goodman with Lifetime Achievement Awardee Estée Lauder, Carol Phillips and this year's Lifetime Achievement Award winner Leonard A. Lauder at a CEW Lunch in 1986.

Beauty Features

Leonard A. Lauder to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at CEW Luncheon

For just the fourth time in its accolade-giving history, the CEW is bestowing a Lifetime Achievement Award in October.

clock June 27, 2014Cara Kagan

Attendees at April's Midwest Cancer and Careers conference in Chicago.

Beauty Features

Spotlight: CEW’s Cancer and Careers Program

The program is dedicated exclusively to serving people who work during and after cancer treatment.

clock June 27, 2014Alev Aktar

Katia Beauchamp

Beauty Features

The New Wave: CEW’s Young Executives

The Young Executive Committee was formed to support the next generation of female leaders in the beauty industry. But there’s no members-only attitude in sight.

clock June 27, 2014Kristi Garced

Heidi Manheimer

Human Resources

Heidi Manheimer Talks CEW Involvement

For the chief executive officer of Shiseido Cosmetics America, giving is a beautiful thing, especially in an industry devoted to making women feel their best.

clock June 27, 2014Julie Naughton

Jill Scalamandre

Human Resources

CEW Chairwoman Jill Scalamandre a Driving Force

A modest Scalamandre, who is also senior vice president of Philosophy and Coty Prestige Skin Care, deflects the praise to the CEW’s board and staff.

clock June 27, 2014Julie Naughton

The invitation for CEW U.K.'s 2014 Awards lunch created by Biba's Barbara Hulanicki.

Beauty Features

CEW U.K. Members Primed for Success

The organization was visionary with its early focus on networking — long before social media came to the fore.

clock June 27, 2014Samantha Conti

Robin Burns and Michael Gould at a CEW reception in 1986.

Human Resources

Robin Burns-McNeill Reflects on CEW

Burns-McNeill had just stepped into her post as president of Calvin Klein Cosmetics Co. in 1983, when Cosmetic Executive Women came calling.

clock June 27, 2014Molly Prior

Karen Fondu

Beauty Features

CEW Focuses on Creating an Award-Winning Experience

The organization has been intent on transitioning its trademark Insiders’ Choice Beauty Awards from coveted industry accolades into practical advantages.

clock June 27, 2014Cara Kagan

Beauty Features

CEW’s Beauty Insider Series at a Glance

The series invites members to hear from their contemporaries on topics ranging from risk taking to the importance of digital and social media.

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Françoise Montenay

Beauty Features

CEW France Dreaming Big

Created in 1986, it now boasts 440 members whose good works resonate widely.

clock June 27, 2014Jennifer Weil

The CEW crew.

Human Resources

Roll Call: The CEW Team

In a rare group appearance, the CEW team gathers from across the country.

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Jean Hoehn Zimmerman, CEW chairwoman, 1997 to 2001.

Beauty Features

CEW Looks Back at 60 Years

Highlights from CEW’s 60 year history.

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Claudia Lucas

Human Resources

CEW: Forging New Bonds

The organization has been busily partnering with trend forecasters, think tanks, number crunchers and media outlets to help accomplish its lofty goals.

clock June 27, 2014Cara Kagan

John Demsey

Human Resources

CEW Goes Co-ed

The name may be Cosmetic Executive Women, but since 2010, men have become an important segment of the roster.

clock June 27, 2014Faye Brookman

CEW Jean-Paul Agon

Human Resources

Trailblazers Tell Their Tales at CEW’s Newsmaker Forum

In the 12 years since its inception, the series, which is held twice a year, has featured stalwart figures in beauty.

clock June 27, 2014Molly Prior

Beauty Features

CEW Spotlights Emerging Executives

While it may be turning 60, Cosmetic Executive Women is looking to get younger every year.

clock June 27, 2014Jayme Cyk

The new face of CEW's recently redesigned Web site.


CEW Shows Off New Look

The organization unveiled its sleek new look and updated positioning to the beauty industry on Monday via

clock June 27, 2014Alev Aktar

Lily Garfield

Beauty Features

CEW Thriving on the West Coast

The West Coast has long been a fertile ground for new ideas, and the beauty industry there is no exception.

clock June 27, 2014Marcy Medina


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