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Author Lauder, Leonard A.
Title The company I keep : my life in beauty / Leonard A. Lauder.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Harper Business, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2020]
©2020
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 7  92 L3679 L    IN LIBRARY
Edition First edition.
Description viii, 423 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-410) and index.
Contents Part I: A family affair. "Fiddling with other people's faces" ; "Telephone. Telegraph. Tell-a-woman." ; "Beauty is your duty" ; Saks appeal ; "She's giving away the whole business!" ; "You should be a chemist" ; "The Navy gave me a Ph.D. in hands-on leadership" -- Part II: Follow the Lauder. "I have so many good ideas!" ; "The Evie and Lenny show" ; First to market always wins ; The Revlon wars ; "It takes a thief" -- Part III: The metamorphosis of beauty. The golden decade ; The Lancôme wars ; "A family in business" ; A controversial decision -- Part IV: The collector's art. The three "O's" ; "Trees don't grow to the sky" -- Part V: "I could make a difference". The pied piper of playgrounds ; Preparing for a global future ; Validating a vision for medical breakthroughs ; Transforming museums ; My legacy: transforming people -- Afterword. A second chance at love.
Local Note NYSL copy bears authors's signature on promotional bookplate attached to front free endpaper.
Subject Lauder, Leonard A.
Lauder, Estée.
Estée Lauder, Inc -- History.
Cosmetics industry -- United States -- History.
Businesspeople -- United States -- Biography.
Genre or Form Authors' autographs (Provenance) ZNS
Added Author Lauder, Leonard A., signer. ZNS
Added Title My life in beauty
ISBN 9780062990945 (hardcover)
0062990942 (hardcover)