Lauren Thaman

Communications Leader, P&G Ventures
P&G

Affectionately called the Chief Credentialing Officer, Lauren is responsible for strategic communications, influencer marketing and credentialing across P&G Ventures. P&G Ventures works with experts, innovators and entrepreneurs to create brands and businesses in product categories where P&G does not provide solutions today. Within this fast-learning, startup-like environment, Lauren and her team are building and experimenting with better ways to use communications in both direct-to-consumer and traditional bricks and mortar businesses. Lauren created the scientific communications organization for P&G over a decade ago and continues to be passionate about using communications to drive connections and deliver business results. Lauren has spent 27 years of her more than 30 year P&G career specializing in skin, hair, and scalp technology. She holds seven patents, has published in peer reviewed journals and presented at scientific and industry meetings. She holds a BS, Chemistry from Miami University and MS, Pharmaceutical Science with a concentration of Cosmetic Science from the University of Cincinnati.

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