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Karen C.

Lawrence, NY, USA
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Professional Experience

President, Carlson Consulting LLC

January, 2009 - Current

Management consulting support to businesses looking to increase profit levels or improve efficiency. Focus on Finance, Operations and Human Resources functions to create effective structures, proceedures, and controls.

CFO Exec VP Operations, Shiseido Cosmetics

October, 2002 - December, 2008

Prestige cosmetic company, responsible for Finance, Operations, IT, and Human Resource support for Shiseido Americas Corporations which includes four operating divisions (Shiseido, Beaute Prestige International, Nars Cosmetics, and John Varvatos). Also responsible for consolidation of Zotos, Shiseido Canada and Shiseido Brazil results.

Exec. VP Finance and Operations, Parfums Christian Dior

January, 1997 - January, 2000

Sr. VP Finance and Operations, Parfums Givenchy

January, 1985 - January, 1997