Dermalogica founder, Jane Wurwand, an entrepreneur who has helped thousands of women fund and start their own businesses, was recently recognized as a Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship (PAGE) Entrepreneurial Ambassador. United States President, Barack Obama, made the announcement at the 7th Annual Global Economic Summit held in Palo Alto, California, in front of entrepreneurs and investors from around the world. Wurwand was one of four new ambassadors welcomed into the program, which now boasts 21 members.
Wurwand was chosen to represent this prestigious program thanks to the work she has done through Dermalogica's Financial Independence Through Entrepreneurship (FITE) initiative, which empowers women and girls though education, vocational training, and entrepreneurship opportunities worldwide. "It is an incredible honor to be given this platform to support entrepreneurship in the United States and around the world," Wurwand said.