This Works Style Council is a group of influential opinion leaders who have something to say about the world and who have a keen eye for all things stylish.
Kathy Phillips is International Beauty Director for Condé Nast Asia (working with all their titles: Vogue, “W” Self, Vogue Girl and Allure). She spent seven years at Vogue as Health and Beauty Director and is also Founder and Creative Director of This Works.
Catherine Havercroft, 26, works in the beauty industry for The Communications Store. Prior to her current role, Catherine held various positions in the fashion industry for a number of high profile luxury brands including Diane Von Furstenberg and Matches, and studied History of Art at university, fuelling her passion for all things creative. Catherine lives in Camden, London with three friends.
Bruce Pawsey is an Artist manager who has worked in the music industry for the past 25 years. He has performed in a variety of roles; having been a band member in several signed acts as well as Tour manager, working with pop heavy weights such as Britney Spears, Bjork and the Sugababes. Now with his own UK based management company- Barbian, Bruce’s current client roster includes multi-million selling diva Tina Arena.
Stirling Murray, with over 30 years’ international experience of building business and brands in the global beauty industry runs The Red Tree, a consultancy specialising in the beauty and personal care markets. The Red Tree works with a wide range of international businesses from start-ups to €250m companies. Stirling is a frequent speaker at beauty and spa conferences and is a guest lecturer in Marketing at the London College of Fashion.
Mina Holland is a writer and author contributing to publications like The Guardian, The Observer, Lovefood.com, TRVL, The Arbuturian and Fire and Knives. Her first book, The Edible Atlas, will be published by Canongate in 2014. Prior to becoming a creative, she worked in advertising agencies, launching re-brands and overseeing creative output. She came on board as This Works’ copywriter in 2012 and is a passionate believer in natural beauty products.