Through the retailer’s latest Sephora Accelerate programme, 13 women from seven countries have been selected to benefit from training and mentorship
Sephora has announced 13 female entrepreneurs that have made it through to this year’s Sephora Accelerate programme.
The new cohort members make up the largest number of entrepreneurs on the programme to date, and hail from seven countries including the US, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, France, Switzerland and China.
The women – who all specialise in merchandising, technology or sustainability – will benefit from training and support for themselves and their businesses.
Corrie Conrad, Head of Social Impact and Sustainability for Sephora, said: “We’re proud to offer these entrepreneurs a comprehensive ecosystem of support to help them achieve their beauty business objectives, not just with this year’s programming, but also by leveraging our alumni network that will continue to increase with each new cohort.”
Among the experts on hand to guide the new cohort are: Pamela Baxter, former CEO and President of Christian Dior Couture, and Nancy Twine, Founder and CEO of Briogeo Hair Care.
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