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Industry Advisory Board

This unique program was developed through extensive consultation with many of the leading corporations in the beauty industry. The program's Industry Advisory Board is a cross-section of senior executives from multinational corporations, expert consultants in product development and marketing, respected journalists, national retailers, heads of industry associations, and members of the FIT community.

Together with a cross-disciplinary faculty selected from throughout the college and industry experts who teach as adjunct instructors in the program, the courses and overall program give young professionals a breadth of knowledge and leadership training to prepare them for positions of senior responsibility in the beauty industry.

Chairperson

Jerry Vittoria, President Fine Fragrance Worldwide
Firmenich SA

Vice Chairperson

Wendy Liebmann, CEO
WSL Strategic Retail

Immediate Past Chairperson

David Greenberg, General Manager, Professional Products Division
L'Oréal USA

Board Members

Susan Babinsky, Senior Vice President
Kline & Company

Pamela Baxter, Founder
Bona Fide Beauty Lab

Jason Boland, Senior Vice President, Fine Fragrance
Mane

Emily Bond, Regional Head North America Fine Fragrances
Givaudan

Peter Born, Editor at Large
WWD | Penski Media Corp.

Robin Burns, Ex-Officio
FIT Board of Trustees |
Chairman, Batallure Beauty

Lauren Edelman, Head of Fragrance & Beauty Marketing
Chanel

Esi Eggleston Bracey, Exec. Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Personal Care
Unilever

Ann Gottlieb, President
Ann Gottlieb Associates

Carlotta Jacobson, President
Cosmetic Executive Women

Larissa Jensen, Executive Director, Beauty Industry Analyst
NPD Group, Inc.

Professor Stephan Kanlian, Chairperson 
Master's Program: Cosmetics & Fragrance Marketing and Management
Fashion Institute of Technology 

Tennille Kopiasz, Chief Marketing Officer
Fresh/LVMH

Linda Levy, President
The Fragrance Foundation

Marina Maher, President & CEO
Marina Maher Communications

Mary Manning, President & CEO
Mary Manning Associates

Pershant Mehta, President & CEO
Luminess

Carrie Mellage, Vice President, Consumer Products
Kline & Company

Nicolas Mirzayantz, Group President, Fragrances
International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF)

Corey Moran, Head of Industry, Fashion & Luxury
Google

Westly Morris, Chief Commercial Officer
Chemia Corp. Fragrance & Flavor

Liza Rapay, Head of North America Marketing
Cosmoprof

Louanne Roark, Executive Director
Personal Care Products Council Foundation and Look Good Feel Better

Lisa Sequino, Senior Vice President/GM, North American Brand Portfolio 
The Estée Lauder Companies

Andrew Videira, Global Vice President, Marketing & Product Development
Luminess

Tomoko Yamagishi, Senior Vice President, Marketing & Sales, Ultra-Prestige Collection
Shiseido Americas Corporation

Jean Zimmerman, Management Consultant
JHZ Creative Management, LLC

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