Romina Brown

Founder and CEO, Strategic Solutions International

Romina Brown is the Founder & CEO of Strategic Solutions International, a Chicago-based boutique business development consultancy with global reach. She is a highly respected strategic consultant with more than twenty years of sales, marketing, category management and general business management experience across beauty and luxury markets. Ms. Brown works with some of the largest brands in multi-ethnic hair care and with major retailers and beauty and barber supply stores across the nation. SSI has recently launched a revolutionary cloud-based portal providing deep multi-channel beauty industry insights exclusive to subscribers. It is powered with historical and current industry data for multiple channels including: Mass, Beauty Supply, Food and Drug Stores; top industries include Cosmetics, Skincare, Hair Care, Lashes, Nails and Accessories across the Beauty Supply channel. SSI is the First and Only company that provides multi-channel actionable insights based on collected primary and syndicated data from Retail Chains and Independent Beauty Supply Stores. It is also the only African-American and woman owned category management firm in the U.S. servicing more than 40% of top brands in multicultural beauty and skin care which drive more than 70% of total industry growth.