Ms. Kuwamura has fifteen years of marketing experience and is currently Executive Director of Creative Marketing at NARS Cosmetics. In this role, she is in charge of complexion, primer and skincare categories. She is responsible for category development by managing the new product development process and identifying growth opportunities that drive sales, increase market share, build customer loyalty and strengthen brand identity.
Prior to NARS, Ms. Kuwamura worked in international marketing for MAC Cosmetics, both in Tokyo and NY headquarters. In this role, she was responsible for identifying face category opportunities in Asia. Additionally, Ms. Kuwamura volunteers by providing facial treatments and make-up applications for female victims of domestic violence, abused children, and in nursing homes.
She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Organizational Communication from New York University. Ms. Kuwamura is a member of Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW).