TPG Conversations

The Powder Group Conversations

The Powder Group Conversations is a monthly series, hosted by our founder, Michael DeVellis, that will take you into the world and minds, of industry leaders from around the world and across our industry and beyond.

Following in our 360 degree approach to personal and career development - these sessions will hit on artistry, career, wellness, business, safety protocols, inspiration and more. Live broadcast will run 30-90 minutes depending on the session, and be sessions hosted on Zoom. A one month, on-demand rewatch will be available for all registered participants.

Best of all the entire program is FREE for TPG Pro Members and Members have exclusive access to the live broadcasts! Union and PBA members also attend for free!

TPG Pro Members there is nothing to do to register for the program either. We will automatically send all current members the login details before each session. Union and PBA members please email to register.

TPG Conversations is sponsored by: Beekman 1802, Kryolan, Skindinavia, OMNIA, esum, Senna Cosmetics, Cinema Secrets, RCMA Makeup and Codex Labs.

Not a member yet and want access to the live broadcast each week? Click here for membership details and to join TPG Pro today!


The Brands Summit
JUNE 2024
James Vincent - Finding Your Artist's Voice
Wednesday, August 21, 2024
12:00 Eastern

In the next session of The Powder Group Conversations we sit down with our own James Vincent as we take a deep dive into the area of creating your artist's voice. Our conversation with James will speak to developing a personal style of artistry and how you find that path. We'll talk about developing strong beauty stories and how to get the most out of every photoshoot and images of your work and then promoting your work and your personal brand through your social media and other means. This is a must-attend for every artists regardless of experience level or area of artistic focus.

James Vincent

APRIL 2024
TPG Conversations
The Art of Representation.
Wednesday, April 24
12 PM Eastern

In the next session of The Powder Group Conversations, we talk to two industry makeup artist agency titans - Madeline Leonard the founder of Cloutier Remix and Daniella Milton, founder of The Milton Agency. We'll talk all things artist representation now - including how the industry has changed, what is coming next, how social media effects work now, and what is expected on both sides of the artist-agent relationship. Also we'll dig into the important art of self representation what that means if you are with an agency and what it means if you are not. This program is critical for every artist, whether represented by an agent now, looking to be represented or wanting to do it all on your own. This session will give you the insight to get you to your biggest next yet.

Panelists include:

  • Madeline Leonard - Founder, Cloutier Remix
  • Daniella Milton - Founder, The Milton Agency

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March 2024
TPG Conversations
The Female Founders.
March 27
12 PM Eastern

In our kick off session of Conversations, and in celebration of Women's History Month, we bring together nine of the most pro-loving and pro-focused Female Founders from our TPG family of brands. Join TPG founder, Michael DeVellis as he leads a conversations on the world of the woman entrepreneur, the challenges, successes and joys of running a beauty business in today's industry.

Panelists include:

  • Eugenia Weston - Senna Cosmetics
  • Ashunta Sheriff - Ashunta Sheriff Beauty
  • Rea Ann Silva - Beautyblender
  • Melanie Mills - Melanie Mills Beauty/The Makeup Altar
  • Barbara Paldus - Codex Labs
  • Val Giraud - Antonym
  • Julia Dalton Brush - B3 Balm
  • Terri Apanasewicz - tablette/VeryTerri
  • Alyson Hoag - Genuist Beauty

  • Valerie_Giraud

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