Created with Sketch.
35 minutes | Jun 9, 2021
5. Kelly Kovack- Founder and CEO, BeautyMatter
Dianne and Beth interview Kelly Kovack. Kovack is the quietly loud renegade of the beauty industry, with 25 years of experience and an ability for intuiting emerging trends. Kovack started her career in beauty as a member of the original executive team of Bliss. As Managing Director of the seminal Bliss catalog and product division, Kovack took on the way women bought beauty. Joining MD Skincare (Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare) in its nascent stage, she was responsible for the foundational branding and marketing strategies that positioned the brand as one of the premier cosmeceutical brands in both the retail and professional arenas. In addition, she launched Dr. Gross’ book Your Future Face, which helped establish him as a leader in the field of dermatology.Kovack launched BeautyMatter in the fall of 2016 with the firm belief that in a fast-moving world, information is knowledge, but context matters. She set out to use her experience building brands and scaling businesses to offer a new perspective and holistic approach to B2B content, filling a void in the beauty industry.As an advisor and strategist, Kelly has consulted dozens of organizations of all sizes, from emerging start-ups to iconic institutions including multibillion-dollar brands like Old Navy, Banana Republic, Procter & Gamble, Estée Lauder, and Mattel, as well as notable independents like Carol’s Daughter, Zirh, MD Solarsciences, LOLI Beauty, One Love Organics, Jimmyjane, and many others. She advises Venture Capital and Private Equity on beauty transactions, and executional and operational strategies.
25 minutes | May 26, 2021
4. Tammy Tran- Senior Manager of Government Relations, Southern California Edison
Beth and Dianne speak with Tammy Tran, Senior Manager of Government Relations at Southern California Edison (SCE), about her journey to career success, her wide range of experience across government, nonprofits, and corporate environments, and perspectives and advocacy when it comes to Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month.Tammy gives conveys her personal story and expertise, starting with her family's experience as first-generation immigrants to specific guidance on how professional environments can ensure that their DEI (diversity, equity, and inclusion) efforts are genuine. Tammy has over 15 years of experience working in government, election campaigns, media, and grassroots nonprofit organizations. Prior to working at SCE, she served as Deputy Chief of Staff and District Director for the California State Senate and as the executive director of a nonprofit. SCE, also known as SoCal Edison, is one of the largest electric utilities in the US and a longtime leader in renewable energy and energy efficiency. SCE delivers power to 15 million people in 50,000 square-miles across central, coastal, and Southern California, excluding the City of Los Angeles and some other cities.
17 minutes | May 18, 2021
3. Rowena Cumner- Director of Strategic Partnerships, FoundersCard
Rowena Cumner, Director of Strategic Partnerships at FoundersCard speaks with Beth and Dianne about the company and its new partnership with C-Sweet which includes a 6-month complimentary trial to FoundersCard for C-Sweet Members!FoundersCard is a community of the world's most successful and influential entrepreneurs, professionals, and business owners. Among their 50k+ Members are the Founders and CEOs of today’s most innovative companies and tomorrow's most promising ventures. Members gain access to frequent invitation-only networking events held throughout the year, as well as 500+ exclusive benefits from premier travel, lifestyle, and business brands.
34 minutes | May 17, 2021
2. Jenny Sade- Chief People Officer at PLBY Group, Inc.
Jenny Sade, CPO of PLBY Group, Inc, speaks candidly with Beth and Dianne about the current goals of the company, challenges and changes experienced by staff and HR during the pandemic, and her own career trajectory. Jenny notes some of her and the company's wins of the last year, including the company's DEI efforts and unique developments when it comes to aspects of healthcare coverage for their employees. PLBY Group serves consumers in four major business categories: sexual wellness, style and apparel, gaming and lifestyle, and beauty and grooming. Today, the PLBY Group, together with its subsidiaries engages in the development and distribution of content products, and high-profile events that embody both eroticism and fine art alongside wellness and apparel retailing.
17 minutes | May 17, 2021
1. Julie Rutherford- Managing Director at The RealReal
Beth and Dianne interview Julie Rutherford, the Senior Director of Luxury Sales Associates at The RealReal, a leading luxury consignment business. Julie discusses her transition from a lengthy career in telecommunications into online and brick-and-mortar consignment, sharing advice on how others can take a leap into another industry themselves.The RealReal was started out of founder and CEO Julie Wainwright's home. Since then, The RealReal has helped second-hand fashion go mainstream since 2019 when the company went public. What began as a scrappy startup has transformed the business of authenticated luxury consignment into a dynamic, global movement that champions not only quality and craftsmanship, but also sustainability and community.
4 minutes | May 7, 2021
Introducing C-Sweet™ Talks: Insider Stories From Executive Women
Your hosts, Beth Hilbing and Dianne Gubin, discuss the mission of the professional organization they founded for executive women- C-Sweet™. C-Sweet™ is an invitation for women to build their own career ladder, instead of just climbing it. C-Sweet™ Talks takes you into the most interesting businesses and industries today through candid conversations with influential players who want to see women succeed at the executive level, offering tips and advice for how they can!C-Sweet™ members include female CEO, CFO, COO, CIO / CTO, CMO, President, Vice President and Director level a, as well as Founders across industries. Executives in finance include Venture Capital, Private Equity, Institutional Investment, Investment Banking, Family Offices, Hedge Funds, and more.
Terms of Service
Do Not Sell My Personal Information
© Stitcher 2021