Palmer’s Announces Palmer’s Stylist Fellowship and Gabrielle Corney Mentorship Program
Palmer’s launched this program to help advance diversity and inclusion within the beauty industry, while empowering multicultural women to take the next step in their professional careers. The program reinforces Palmer’s unwavering commitment to the Black and LatinX community.
The application process looked at the candidate’s work experience, education, desire to attend cosmetology school, and goals after graduation.
The first recipient, Onica Alexander, 24, was initially unable to continue her studies in cosmetology due to COVID-19. His mother, an army sergeant of Trinity, West Indies, raised Alexander in Queens, New York as a first generation American. Alexander’s candidacy stood out because of his desire to make people feel good, as well as his dream of starting an organization in local schools to mentor young beauty enthusiasts to follow. passion, providing them with the information they need to build a successful brand, and helping prepare them for success after high school graduation.
“Our brand has always been committed to supporting and advancing the Black and LatinX communities,” said Rebecca Brun, vice president of marketing. “We are honored to sponsor this life changing opportunity for these future hairstylists as they journey through and introduce them to the natural hair community through every point of contact, including education, business acumen and social media skills. “
The selection process is continuing and applications are being considered for a second candidate.
About ET Browne Drug Co., Inc.
ET Browne Drug Co. is family owned and one of the most successful skin care companies in the United States. For 180 years, Palmer’s® is a trusted brand, providing treatment-oriented products that are passed down from generation to generation. The name Palmer’s® stands for high quality and effective natural skin and hair care product lines including Cocoa Butter Formula, Coconut Oil Formula, Shea Formula and Skin Success .
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