About Leslie Blodgett
Leslie Blodgett was born on August 23, 1962, on Long Island, United States of America.
She is a versatile business executive and is the CEO of Bare Escentuals. Leslie Blodgett also served as the president of the company for about 11 years, from 1995 - 2006.
Leslie Blodgett is also the founder and CEO of the mineral-based beauty brand, Bare Minerals. She is also the CEO of the Beautician Salon. She completed her education at Oswego State and the Fashion Institute of Technology.
Leslie Blodgett Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits
What is Leslie Blodgett’s net worth?
Leslie Blodgett's net worth is estimated to be around $400 million.
How much does Leslie Blodgett earn per year?
Leslie Blodgett's annual earnings are yet to be estimated.
Height, Age & Physical Attributes
How tall is Leslie Blodgett?
Leslie Blodgett's height and weight have not been revealed yet.
How old is Leslie Blodgett?
Leslie Blodgett will turn 60 in 2022, as she was born on August 23, 1962, on Long Island.
Childhood And Education
Leslie Blodgett was born on August 23, 1962, in Long Island, United States of America. She is the middle child. Her ethnicity is Caucasian. Her mother is Sylvia Abualy, an economics teacher in Smithtown High School West on Long Island. Leslie considers her mother to be the primary source of her success. Her father, Stanley Abualy, was a science teacher, and he appeared on children's community television science shows. She often credits her father with infusing her confidence in appearing on TV.
As a modern dance student, Leslie Blodgett wanted to enroll in State University at Oswego in New York. Two years later, she dropped out. She started working in Ponderosa Steakhouses as a waitress. Leslie's mother made her apply to the Fashion Institute of Technology for a cosmetic marketing program.
Leslie had spritzed the fragrances of Estee Lauder, and at Macy’s Herald Square, she had also done the Ultima two counter wearing eyeshadow of eight different shades at a time.
Family, Romance, And Relationships
Who is Leslie Blodgett’s partner?
Leslie Blodgett is married to Keith M. Blodgett. They got married in 1986 in New York City at the Tower Suite. They have a son named Trent Masters Blodgett.
Career And Professional Highlights
Best Known For…
Leslie Blodgett is a businesswoman from America. As she worked in Bare Escentuals, she transformed the small beauty company into a globally recognized beauty brand. She worked in the position of a beauty industry pioneer and completely indulged herself in promoting marketing tactics, direct selling, and developing a relationship between women around the world to forge a globally recognized community brand.
Leslie Blodgett is the creator and Chief Executive Officer of BareMinerals. It is a chemical-free brand whose products are based on minerals, and the company has inspired other great brands like L'oreal and Revlon to launch their mineral-based products.
Leslie Blodgett has also served on the Board of Directors of companies like Every Mother Counts, Maternal Health Organization, and Stella & Dot. She is among the Board of Advisors of SPANX. Leslie Blodgett is also an advisor, angel investor, and philanthropist.
What awards has Leslie Blodgett won?
Leslie Blodgett is considered the beauty industry pioneer, confidently stepping into this industry and taking on all the preexisting challenges to make Bare Escentuals a global brand. Leslie Blodgett has been honored with the Visionary of the Year Award, the only woman to have achieved it.
Women’s Wear Daily Beauty Inc. honored her as Beauty’s Big Ten, the Inc. Magazine called her to be one of the Top Entrepreneurs of the Decade: 2000-2009, and the Fashion Institute of Technology honored her with Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters. The New York Times called her the most impactful woman in the beauty industry.
Leslie Blodgett’s Hobbies And Interests
Leslie Blodgett shook up the beauty industry to influence it as she established bareMinerals. She has spread warmth and love to build an affectionate bond among women to build a community before the advancement of social media. She reshaped the cosmetic industry and has been a pioneer in the business.
Other Interesting Leslie Blodgett Facts And Trivia
- Leslie Blodgett had been very lenient in forging a bond between women to sell beauty. Her efforts put a standard of hard work into the marketing strategy. Her work is influential in shaping the beauty business of today's generation.
- Leslie Blodgett is Humor Ambassador and Stanford DCI fellow of 2018 for the program of Stanford GSB.
- Leslie is a blooming author and wrote an autobiography, 'Pretty Good Advice' on all the things, insights, ideas, and stories that have impacted and changed the course of action of her life.
- Her net worth has been pegged at $400 million.
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