Julie R. Bartholomew, M.D., senior advisor, is an accomplished social entrepreneur, award-winning inventor, international speaker, international best-selling author, and a medical doctor.
The founder and chief executive officer of IMX Cosmetics, Dr. Bartholomew conceived of a process for on-site, automated customization of cosmetics, and went on to successfully patent the process throughout the world. She has a growing portfolio of nearly eighty patents granted and/or pending to date in eighteen countries. Among her many accomplishments, Dr. Bartholomew:
Dr. Bartholomew has extensive experience in product development, software design, and launching of in-store beauty offerings, including product formulation, product testing, packaging, branding, marketing, market research, new product introductions, warehousing, distribution and management of inventory, RFID data management, and business planning for new product forecasts and introductions.
As senior advisor at ipCapital Group, Dr. Bartholomew will draw upon her deep experience in the beauty sector, particularly in new technology developments, to partner with ipCapital Group and jointly serve new clients in beauty, cosmetics, and related devices and technology platforms.
Dr. Bartholomew earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Multidisciplinary Studies with an emphasis on Sociology and Psychology from Michigan State University and went on to earn her Medical Degree at Wayne State University.