Delegate Profile

Pamela Jo Busiek

Job TitlePresident & CEO

Company NameICMAD


Pamela Jo Busiek became President and CEO of the Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMAD) in July 2011.  She also served on the Board of Directors for four years including as President / Chairman.  Busiek’s entrepreneurial background makes her well suited for this role.  Her goals are to improve collaboration within the industry, increase benefits and services to members, and grow ICMAD.

ICMAD’s mission is to represent, educate, and foster the growth and profitability of entrepreneurial companies in the cosmetic and personal care industries worldwide.  ICMAD offers many options to educate and promote member companies and their lines at industry events, award programs, guidance on regulatory and legislative matters, and high-level networking opportunities.  With an ever-growing global membership base and more than 700 leading cosmetic manufacturers and distributors in professional and consumer categories, ICMAD is the trade association for the cosmetic entrepreneur.

Busiek has been in the beauty industry for more than 35 years.  High energy and highly focused describe the former President and co-owner of CBI Laboratories, where she served for five years after she had created and marketed her own international skin care and vitamin line under The Solutions Company, becoming one of CBI’s largest customers.  During her tenure at CBI, Busiek was the recipient of the “Cosmetic Innovator of the Year,” award in 2008.  She is an international speaker on the benefits of private label, advocacy, and business growth.

Busiek’s education includes California State University, and Southern Methodist University, where she graduated in 1978 with a Major in Marketing and Economics, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration.  Busiek’s passions for quality and excellence were developed through her initial exposure to the beauty world as a graduate of Neiman Marcus Executive Training Program.  Busiek’s dedication to her Christian faith led her to enroll in Criswell College in 2002, where she applied hours toward a Master’s Degree in Christian Leadership and Theology.

Busiek has served as the committee chair of numerous organizations, and remains active in various memberships and community service organizations.

Busiek’s interests include golf, daily fitness and wellness, current events, and political and community involvement, including performing arts.

At the forefront of Busiek’s life is her husband, children, and family.


Conference Sessions

  • ICMAD regulations roundtable - What to expect on three continents: China, North American and the EU inclusive of Brexit

    Thursday10:45 - 12:1512 Oct 2017

    Marketing Trends & Regulations Theatre 2

    90 minutes of helpful industry updates globally: Industry experts will share the regulatory concerns, latest updates and emerging opportunities. China, EU, Bre...

    • Language: English


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