Kelly Kovack

Founder and CEO at BeautyMatter

Kelly Kovack is the CEO and Founder of BeautyMatter, a noted beauty authority, brand advisor and strategist. And began her career in beauty as one of the original executive team at Bliss taking on the way women view beauty as the Managing Director of the Bliss Catalog. This venture fundamentally changed the way beauty products were merchandised, distributed and marketed to consumers, leading to the acquisition of Bliss by LVMH. As Vice President of Marketing for Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare, she was on the forefront of defining the cosmeceutical category. Kelly also founded consultancy group Purpose-Built, providing concept to counter solutions and strategic advisement from startups to Fortune 100 brands. She has also built her own brands, most recently the award-winning fragrance brand Odin, co-founded in collaboration with the men’s fashion brand.