Our Team

We have a team of 80+ employees working to get your dream product out the door. Here are some of the people who help guide your journey through launch.

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Kevin Cureton

Chief Operating Officer

Kevin oversees brand partnership and innovation teams, including research & development, manufacturing, and sales & marketing. He has spent over 15 years in senior management roles in the beauty industry and is passionate about defining how to develop technologies and products that delight consumers while enhancing a brand’s value.

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Dr. Harry Sarkas

Chief Scientific Officer

Harry has over 25 years of direct experience in material synthesis, production, characterization, and product development. He is an inventor or co-inventor on eighteen US and foreign patents —including our Active Stress Defense™ technology — and has authored over 40 technical publications.

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Yoana Dvorzsak

Managing Director, Product and Component Development

Yoana supervises all external client programs, focusing on development from concept to launch. With a strong formulation background, she has developed skin care and color cosmetics products for multiple brands on a global scale and is experienced in regulatory compliance.

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Maggie Ciafardini

Managing Director, Business Development, Beauty

Maggie manages our new brand partnerships in the prestige skin care and cosmetics categories. She started her career at the Estée Lauder companies and has served as CEO of YSL Beauté, General Manager of Beauté Prestige Int’l USA, Managing Director of St. Tropez North America and Executive Director of Bobbi Brown International.

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