THE WHAT? Beekman 1802 has named Jill Scalamandre CEO, replacing Tomei Thomas who will now serve as the company’s COO. Scalamandre serves as Chairwoman of the Cosmetics Executive Women organization and has more than 20 years of experience in leadership roles at global brands including Shiseido, Coty, Avon and Revlon.
THE DETAILS In her new role, Scalamandre is charged with accelerating company growth, propelling international expansion and driving product innovation for the microbiome skin care brand.
“I am thrilled to be joining as CEO,” said Scalamandre. “The Beekman 1802 team has built an incredibly solid brand foundation rooted in authenticity, kindness, and products that revolutionise clean skin care with goat milk science. This has come together to deliver an inspiring brand – one incredibly well-positioned for the interests and demands of today’s global consumer. By leveraging my experience, I am honored to help Beekman 1802 capitalize on its exciting next chapter of growth.
THE WHY? Brent Ridge, Beekman 1802 Co-founder, revealed, “The next phase of growth for Beekman 1802 is pivotal. We are confident that Ms Scalamandre’s vision, leadership and deep understanding of strategic growth will enable us to reach consumers on a global scale, lead innovation around microbiome skin care and spread our mission of kindness across the world.”