JURY – THE WALL
Cosmopack is glad to introduce the international jury selected for the fourth edition of The Cosmpack Wall Awards
Annick BEATRISINI, Director of Innovation & Trends, Cosnova GmbH (Germany)
Annick Beatrisini is the Director Innovation & Trends at Cosnova GmbH, a successful German color cosmetics company with globally distributed brands Essence and Catrice, and new brand L.O.V. Ms.Beatrisini joined the company in 2009 with the task to build an Innovation Department to promote novelty and innovation forward. Thanks to a dynamic structure, skilled teams and a strategic future vision, Cosnova´s success is showing a double digit growth each year, making Essence the number 1 brand worldwide in the price entry market. Ms.Beatrisini has been in the cosmetic field for 20 years with expertise in contract manufacturing, product development, and consultancy to major key international companies.
SAM CHEOW, Chief Product Accelerator, L'Oréal USA (USA)
Sam Cheow is the Chief Product Accelerator at L’Oréal USA. A self-described “Trend Economist” with more than 15 years' experience in the beauty industries, Mr. Cheow has a discerning finger on the pulse of fashion, beauty and pop-culture at large — authoritatively identifying emerging product and beauty trends while effectively developing and monetizing forward-looking innovations into applicable market strategies and products. A L’Oréal veteran with over 18 years in global brand, marketing, and product development, Mr. Cheow’s current mission is to consult and advise L’Oréal USA on acceleration and investment in trends and market-crushing innovations that he both identifies and develops — all towards the goal of driving growth and maximizing the recruitment of new consumers. Previously, he led various agencies in Auckland, New Zealand, Hong Kong, and Singapore to pitch (and win) select accounts. His award-winning work included projects for global brands such as HSBC, Intel, Cisco, TIME Magazine, Heineken, Singapore Airlines, PlayStation, Nintendo, Schwarzkopf and Wendy’s.
Britta FLECK, President & Managing Director, Glossybox (USA)
Britta Fleck is currently acting as the President and Managing Director of Glossybox USA. In early 2011, Ms.Fleck joined Glossybox as the Global Chief Operating Officer and later became the Senior Vice President of Global Brand Relations. Not only did Ms.Fleck supervise the global rollout of the premium beauty box subscription service, she also oversaw the material sourcing, supply chain as well as the GLOSSY magazine. Having been one of the first individuals working at Glossybox, Ms.Fleck’s expertise and accomplishments have been an integral part of the company’s growth and success today.
Vittoria Filippi GABARDI, Beauty Journalist, Vogue Italy , Condé Nast
Seung-chuel KIM, Managing Director, TonyMoly (South Korea)
Seung-chuel Kim is currently serving as the Executive Director for the Marketing Headquarters of Cosmetic brand TonyMoly, a leader of K-beauty trend in the global market. Mr. Kim has been working in the beauty industry for over 20 years, and is an expert at growing a brand based on the latest trends from the Korean cosmetics market.
Stefano LAVORINI, Editor in Chief, Italia Imballaggio (Italy)
With a degree in Italian Literature from the Università La Sapienza, Rome, and professional experience abroad, Stefano Lavorini came to Milan in 1981, entering the B2B publishing world. In 1985, after a brief experience as vice director of the Istituto Italiano Imballaggio, he started up an intense activity of consultancy in the field of communication and marketing. In 1990 Mr.Lavorini took over as head of the magazine Imballaggio (at that time owned by RCS Rizzoli), position that he held up to 1994, the year in which he founded his own publishing house, Edizioni Dativo, which he also directs. The magazines of his creation comprise ItaliaImballaggio, a bilingual monthly that gives voice to the Italian packaging “culture”, the bi-annual webmagazine Impackt (that offers an interdisciplinary reflection on the role of packaging in consumer society), and DativoWeb, the online network, in Italian and English, made up of websites, dedicated to packaging design, packaging and bottling, labeling and coding, and that also comprises the PackBook Community.
Elie PAPIERNIK, Design Director / Managing Partner, Centdegrés (France)
Elie Papiernik is the Design Director and Managing Partner of innovative design and branding agency centdegrés, which he co-founded with David Nitlich. Entrepreneur by birth, he uses his profession to make ideas realities, help brands and companies evolve. Convinced that the most beautiful projects are those built by the collective whole, he believes in the multifaceted value of hybrid teams working towards a common yet ambitious objective. A man of style, he also believes that defining a sense and purpose is the first task to tackle on any project. Passionate about industry, he continuously collaborates on the technical front in order to help foster and develop what works. Fascinated by the world and the myriad of rich cultures in it, he loves traveling to meet clients and to search for the confrontation of fertile ideas that make for original projects.
Eunyoung SHIN, Marketing Director, Clio Cosmetics (South Korea)
As Marketing Director for Clio Cosmetics, Eunyoung Shin is in charge of product development, marketing communications, and content creation. Ms. Shin worked in the beauty industry for both Korean and global brands for the past 17 years, during which time she contributed many innovations that has led the Korean beauty trend. Now, her mission is “one Clio in every pouch” and for that, she continuously works to bring Clio’s innovative and enchanting products to more global consumers.
Kilala TILAAR, Deputy Marketing Director, Martha Tilaar Group (Indonesia)
Kilala Tilaar heads Corporate Creative and Innovation of the Martha Tilaar Group, one of the largest natural beauty companies in Indonesia. Established in 1970, the Martha Tilaar Group has managed a portfolio of 10 prominent beauty brands in the market, along with 68 spas and more than 20,000 retail points nationwide. Educated in Suffolk University and Harvard University in the States, Mr. Tilaar wanted to highlight the richness of Indonesia’s biodiversity and marine resources. He focuses the Group’s research activities in natural, organic, and halal products to bring the nation’s local heritage to the global market. For their innovative approach, the Martha Tilaar Group received the Anugerah Abyudaya Award from the Ministry of Research and Technology of Republic Indonesia in August 2016.
Lan VU, Founder/CEO, Beautystreams (USA)
Lan Vu is the Founder of Beautystreams, the leading trend source for the beauty and packaging industries. Beautystreams provides color forecasts and consumer insights to companies globally, including L’Oréal, Coty, Estée Lauder, MAC, Dior, Sephora, Amorepacific, Unilever, etc. A graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York, Ms. Vu is a trend authority with over 25 years of experience in fashion and beauty. She has contributed to many international publications and lectures at prestigious events worldwide.