WASHINGTON (February 6, 2014) — Howard University alumna and Trustee Amy S. Hilliard (BS ’74) was recently named as the new president of Fashion Fair Cosmetics, the largest Black-owned cosmetics company in the world. Fashion Fair is owned by Johnson Publishing Company (JPC).
As President of Fashion Fair, Hilliard will report to JPC Chief Executive Officer, Desiree Rogers, and will be responsible for leading the company’s operations, including marketing, sales, operations and retail partnerships.
“I am sincerely honored to take over the role of President for Fashion Fair Cosmetics,” said Hilliard. “This company holds an iconic role in the African-American community. Personally meeting Mrs. Eunice Johnson as she launched the brand was historic, and I am excited to play a role in the company’s growth and expansion globally.”
Hilliard is a senior executive with experience in marketing, business development, general management, strategic marketing, new product development, advertising, public relations, acquisitions, manufacturing and retail merchandising.