Who is Andrea Jung?
Jung is chairwoman and CEO of Avon Products, Inc. Before rising to this position in 1999, Jung served as president and COO over all business units of Avon world-wide. She first came to Avon in 1994 and served as the president in its Product Marketing Group.
In the past, Jung has served as the Executive VP of Neiman Marcus, and before that as Senior VP, General Merchandising Manager for I Magnin.
She serves on the board of directors for General Electric and Apple Inc.
Well, besides being a Canadian (yay, Canada!), since 1999 she has been the CEO and Chief Executive of Avon Products. Avon is a cosmetics company that operates worldwide in more than 135 countries. Jung also sits on the board of General Electric. In 2001, Jung was named one of the 30 most powerful women in America. Andrea is the 8th member of the Apple Board. Apple’s current board members: Bill Campbell (Chairman and former CEO Intuit Corp.) Millard Drexler (Chairman and CEO J. Crew) Albert Gore Jr. (Former Vice President of the United States) Steve Jobs (CEO, Apple) Andrea Jung (Chairman and CEO, Avon Products) Arthur D. Levinson, Ph. D. (Chairman and CEO Genentech) Dr.