Jennie has over 20 years experience building, launching, and leading new business and marketing initiatives, including developing and launching the Sephora.com website, the largest beauty industry website in the world. She is currently the Executive Producer of the newly launched Smart Gardener website, where she is directing site content, editorial production, and the content management team. Prior to this, she was the Executive Producer of Sephora.com owned by Louis Vuitton for nine years, where she directed the development and launch of the site; developed and directed the content and production departments; and managed the day-to-day launch of all new brands and products. Jennie has been a Director and Brand Manager for several other leading consumer products and service companies and has recently been working on developing her new company Building Energy Specialists, helping homeowners implement energy efficiency improvements. She graduated in 2010 with an M.B.A. in Sustainable Enterprise from Dominican University of California, and holds a B.A. in English Literature and B.A. in Advertising from the University of Washington in Seattle.
Jennie Richards, Associate Director
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