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Mary Palmieri

Course Associate & Alumni, Information & Knowledge Strategy (IKNS); Co-Founder of The Beauty Marketplace

'15SPS, Information & Knowledge Strategy (IKNS)

Mary Palmieri is an experienced e-commerce/marketplace entrepreneur, an established leader in the online CPG/retail industry, and a management consultant in the areas of Digital Transformation/Knowledge/Content Management to improve the Customer Experience and Business Operations. Palmieri created the first B2B beauty industry blog and digital consulting firm, Honest Beauty, in 2009, which ran for seven years before having a 2016 exit. A graduate of Fashion Institute of Technology, and Columbia University where she obtained a M.S. in Information and Knowledge Strategy and facilitates the Digital Product Innovation course in which she developed another startup: The Beauty Marketplace (TBM) - the world's first AI-driven personalized marketplace that matches brands and consumers.TBM also helps companies develop next-level personalized online shopping experiences using industry-leading technology.


  • M.S., Information and Knowledge Strategy, Columbia University
  • B.S., Product Development and Marketing,¬†Fashion Institute of Technology