Leah Bailey

Strategy and Leadership

Leah Bailey

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A performance-driven leader with a reputation for success in building and leading organizations large and small, Leah Bailey teaches Marketing, Leadership, and Strategy courses at Lake Forest Graduate School of Management.

For ten years, Leah served as VP and General Manager of the Toiletries Division of Alberto Culver. Subsequently she spent four years as VP, Retail Products & Services at GTE, and then eleven years as President and CEO of Paris Presents, a privately held provider of mass market consumer beauty products which distributes to food, drug, mass, and specialty retailers in U.S. and international markets. She has also held leadership posts at hair care product provider Helen of Troy, and Tellaire, a startup telecommunications provider.

Leah is currently the CEO of her own consulting business, specializing in strategy analysis and development, marketing and distribution. She excels in developing, leading, and motivating high performance teams that consistently achieve aggressive corporate objectives.

Business Leader Faculty® Since 2017

 

Professional Experience

CEO

Bailey Management Consulting, LLC

President, Global Beauty

Helen of Troy Limited

President and CEO

Paris Presents, INC

Education

HARVARD UNIVERSITY

- Master in Business Administration

JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY

- Bachelor of Arts