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Nikki Robinson CEO / Founder, Gloss and Glam

Nicole Robinson is the CEO and founder of Gloss and Glam, a luxury on-location hair and makeup company. Gloss and Glam provides upscale services for clients throughout the world. The company has over 30 makeup artists and hair stylists and headquarters in New York City. Robinson watched her dream business take off very quickly as it became the premiere on-location hair and makeup company in the world, and also the first to offer eco friendly services. Gloss and Glam has won many notable awards, such as: Grace Ormonde's Platinum Award, "Best of The Knot," and is on New York Magazine's Editors List. Gloss and Glam also runs an incredibly successful blog and an internal charitable giving program. Robinson's solely owns her business and it is drastically increasing each year, and she's is excited to see what is in store for the future. Born and raised in Cherry Hill N.J., Robinson began chasing her cosmetic dreams when she was 16. By 18, Nikki had done makeup for a Resort's Hotel and Casino's billboard and her work was in Vanity Fair. At 20, she was doing makeup for Chanel and New York Fashion Week runways. She graduated from The Fashion Institute of Technology with a degree in cosmetics and fragrance marketing in 2007. Before marrying her love for hair, makeup and business with Gloss and Glam, she worked in Corporate America doing product development, business development and marketing, for Avon, Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessey, and Bath and Body Works.

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