As the founder of The Powder Group, On Makeup Magazine, and The Makeup Show, Michael DeVellis has the inside track on what it takes to make it big in the beauty industry and beyond. He is a global educator, business and career coach, marketing and branding specialist, program and event producer, creative director, publisher and now author. He has with thousands of developing and top-tier makeup artists along with hundreds of brands, agencies, trade events, productions, and publications and held executive roles at iconic industry brands including MAC Cosmetics and MAKE UP FOR EVER. His nearly 25 years of experience focused on the professional makeup and beauty industries make him uniquely qualified to share an insider’s perspective on the world of the freelance business owner and the careers of the professional beauty industry.
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