The Fragrance Foundation France

Linda Levy, Présidente de la Fragrance Foundation US

The Fragrance Foundation has named Linda G. Levy President, effective September

5, 2017. Levy has played an integral part in the Foundation’s organization and

currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors. She recently worked with the

Foundation on the innovative consumer Scent Event.

« We are delighted to appoint Linda Levy as the new President of The Fragrance

Foundation,” said Jerry Vittoria, Chairman of the Foundation and President of Fine

Fragrance, Worldwide, Firmenich, Inc. “She is a well-respected industry executive

who has diverse marketing and retail experience and is truly passionate about

fragrance. We look forward to collaborating with Linda as we continue to uphold the

Foundation’s mission. Education, Innovation, Appreciation.”

“I am honored to be the next President of The Fragrance Foundation,” said Levy. “The

Fragrance Foundation is the nucleus of our community. I look forward to plotting a

strategic course and continuing to elevate our presence in our industry and with

consumers.”

In her current role, Levy serves as the Omni Group Vice President, Divisional

Merchandise Manager for Fragrances at Macy’s Inc. Levy is responsible for all

aspects of the business in all Macy’s stores and on macys.com.

Levy joined Macy’s East in 2007 and has held various roles including Group Vice

President/ Divisional Merchandise Manager for Cosmetics, Vice President of

Marketing for Cosmetics and Fragrances and Vice President, Marketing

Effectiveness and Direct Mail.

Prior to Macy’s, Linda held senior level management positions in the cosmetics and

fragrance industry for nearly 20 years on the vendor side. Her career has included

leadership roles both on a global and national level at some of the most prominent

brands in the industry, including L’Oréal’s Lancôme USA, The Estée Lauder

Companies and Wella/Procter & Gamble. Additionally, she has consulted at several

companies including Shiseido and Coty.

Linda lives in New York City with her husband and is an active participant in the

New York City arts scene and in various non-profit organizations.