Maria Dempsey 2022

Maria Dempsey


Nest NY

Maria is a longtime veteran in the beauty industry with 30+ years managing, directing and overseeing leading global beauty brands. She began her career at Lancôme and then moved on to senior roles at John Frieda Hair Care and Clarins Paris and then joined NEST New York as CEO in January 2019. Since January 2019 she has led the transformation of NEST New York into America’s leading fragrance lifestyle brand with successful product and category innovation, rapid digital growth and international expansion.

Maria is a board member of The Fragrance Foundation and is an active EMT in Weston, CT.