Meet Gwen Jimmere
is a gifted visionary on an unrelenting mission to eliminate the frustration and time that people have with their beauty, by creating easy-to-use products that save them over 20 hours a month. Her products can be found in over 1200 retail stores including Ulta Beauty, Whole Foods and Sally Beauty locations.
As CEO and founder of Naturalicious, she’s already cemented her place in history as the first African American woman to hold a patent for a natural hair care product. She is the mastermind behind The Hello Gorgeous Hair Care System; the only natural line of products that actually smashes your hair care routine to smithereens by delivering the result of 12 necessary steps for flawless hair with only 3 simple products.
A highly sought after and respected authority in the beauty industry, she was named one of the 100 Most Influential African Americans in the U.S. along with the likes of Beyonce and LeBron James. She was also named a Crain's 40 Under 40, and one of the Top 10 Business Women in the state of Michigan. She has been featured in Forbes Magazine, Inc Magazine, on Fox News, TVOne, and in Entrepreneur, Essence, Fast Company, The Washington Post and in London's Financial Times to name a few.
Gwen’s irresistible charm and relatable personality make her an explosive and highly sought after speaker. She lights up stages across the country, giving keynotes and talks on what it takes to win in business, entrepreneurship, and life.
Based in Detroit, MI, when she’s not strategizing her next business move, you can find her hanging out with her 8-yr-old son Caiden, Naturalicious’ CCC (Chief Candy Curator). Gwen will tag-team with Pamela Booker to discuss Working with National Chains.