Ginger King has been passionately creating beauty products
from concept to finish since 1995. She is well versed in innovative
concepts, creative product formulation, advanced technology applications, ergonomic
package development and impactful competitive analysis. Ginger has developed
over hundreds of products from hair care to skin care, and sun care to color
cosmetics. Her claim to fame products include the revolutionary first to market
Joico ICE SPIKER, water resistant hair glue, Freeze 24.7 Ice Shield, SPF 15 face wash and Avon
Advance Techniques Color Protection series. Her Avon True Color Eye
shadow and Daring Definition Mousse Mascara have also been selected as the
finalists for CEW (Cosmetic Executive Women) for 2005 and 2006 respectively.
Ginger holds several patents in cosmetic formulations.
Ginger is currently a product development
consultant for the beauty industry. She has previously held management
positions with Barnet Products Corporation, (cosmetic Raw material supplier), ChemAid
Laboratories (cosmetic contract manufacturer), Freeze 24/7 International
(Cosmetic marketing company), Avon Products Inc. (Fortune 500 company), Joico
laboratories (salon hair care) and Jason Natural Cosmetics (Natural Cosmetics).
Ginger has also received numerous corporate awards for thinking out of the box
claims, cost savings and leadership. Ginger holds an MBA in Marketing from Long
Island University as well as a Master’s in Natural Product Chemistry from San
Jose State University. She is an active member of Cosmetic Executive Women and
Society of Cosmetic Chemists, including holding the executive secretary
position for California Chapter and membership chair, New York.
Ginger loves to make and sell cosmetics and was
once a beauty consultant for Estee Lauder, Clinique, Elizabeth Arden and Men’s
Fragrances. She is also fluent in Mandarin, Cantonese, Taiwanese and some
Japanese. Ginger travels extensively in Asia and is aware of the Asian cosmetic
trends. She was the key note speaker for Forte Skin Care launch in Taiwan and
has spoken at HBA conference on product development, as a beauty expert for New
Beauty Magazine Tea time chat, beauty expert on Beauty Press as well as a guest
speaker for Rutgers MBA school on Marketing & Branding.