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This profile was last updated on 2/9/16  and contains information from public web pages and contributions from the ZoomInfo community.

Chief Executive Officer and Presi...

Local Address:  Jackson , Wyoming , United States
Back Porch Soap Company
711 Amsterdam Ave.
New York City , New York 10025
United States

Company Description: Back Porch Soap Co. was founded in 1998 by me, beauty industry expert, Marla Bosworth. I'm a Massachusetts resident who is inspired daily by life in and around...   more

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  • B.A. , English/Journalism
    University of New Hampshire
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Soap Making Classes, Start a Natural Bath and Body Products Business, Soap Making School, Soap and Beauty Coach Handmade, 9 Feb 2016 [cached]
Our hands-on, cosmetic courses and soapmaking classes are taught by Marla Bosworth, president and founder of Back Porch Soap Company. She brings 30 years experience in retail, marketing and market research (16 years experience in the handmade bath and body industry, specifically).
Here's what some of our students have said about our classes:
"I really enjoyed the Bath & Body Business Boot Camp. The information Marla gave was excellent. I am excited about the new levels of my Bath & Body Business. -Ronisha F.
"This boot camp was well worth the investment. Marla was extremely knowledgeable and organized. The biggest benefit (other than the valuable information) was to have the focus on bath and body. All of the questions were relevant. It was also great to meet other women and develop relationships with them. -Carla M.
"Marla is awesome! Inspiring and motivational. She is so business savy! She gave me so much information and clarified any questions I had. Marla is a wonderful instructor and an overall great business leader. Thanks Marla! -Anonymous
"This is the most 'user' friendly workshop I've ever attended. Everyone was so nice and helpful. Marla is so knowledgable and is a wonderful instructor!!! I thoroughly enjoyed this experience and I've learned a lot! Thank you so much. -Anonymous
"I loved Marla and think she did an excellent job.
How To Run A Successful Bath & Body Business RECORDED Webinar How to Start Launch a Soap Beauty Business Workshop Course & How to Wholesale [] - $250.00 : Back Porch Soap Co., Soapmaking Classes, How to Run A Successful Bath and Body Business and Wholesal, 9 Feb 2016 [cached]
From one of my students regarding this class: "Marla - Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!
The webinar is taught by Back Porch Soap Company CEO and President Marla Bosworth, a 15-year bath and beauty expert and market research analyst, who launched her company in 1998 with only a few hundred dollars. Now Back Porch Soap supplies more than 200 upscale boutiques, Whole Foods, resorts, gift stores and spas with my products.
In this webinar Marla discusses valuable tips. She shares common and costly mistakes which cost significantly more than the cost of this workshop!
Your Instructor: Marla Bosworth is CEO and President of Back Porch Soap Company. She has been fully immersed in retail sales and marketing for more than 30 years. For the past 15 years Marla has taught product formulation classes to thousands of students from around the world. Her company's wholesale clients include Whole Foods and upscale boutiques. Marla shares her passion for cosmetic formulation, soap making, bath and body products, natural skincare and entrepreneurship. She feels her true calling is formulating natural and organic products and teaching others how to formulate soap and skincare luxuries.
Her credentials include a B.A. in English/Journalism from the University of New Hampshire in 1987. She has an extensive background in marketing, market research and manufacturer consulting as a Market Research Analyst for the company now known as Forrester Research. Clients included Hewlett-Packard, Canon, Xerox and IBM.
Marla is a contributing author for The Saponifier Magazine and an annual speaker at the Handcrafted Soapmakers Guild Conference. She leads natural skincare workshops and business seminars at colleges, universities, New York Botanical Garden, corporate training programs, adult education programs and conferences throughout the U.S.
A note from Marla: "I hope you'll join me for this enlighting and educational, four-hour webinar.
You will receive five classes of ..., 9 Feb 2016 [cached]
You will receive five classes of training exclusively from Marla Bosworth, founder and owner of Back Porch Soap Company. With more than 17 years of bath and body industry experience, she also will share her 30 years of retail, market research, and entrepreneurial and business experience. You'll learn how Marla landed more than 200 wholesale accounts, including Whole Foods, and how you can have the business of your dreams too.
Contact: Marla Bosworth of Back Porch Soap Co. for directions/questions 781.934.8100.
"Marla - Thank you, Thank you, ..., 9 Feb 2016 [cached]
"Marla - Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!
You'll learn from Marla Bosworth, a bath and beauty expert and market research analyst, who launched Back Porch Soap Company 17 years ago with only a few hundred dollars.
Call Marla Bosworth of Back Porch Soap for directions/questions: 781.934.8100 (cell phone) Note: All classes must be prepaid in full.
Soap Making Classes, Soap Making School and Cosmetic Making Courses, Soap and Beauty Coach Handmade, 9 Feb 2016 [cached]
Our hands-on New York City Soap Making classes and cosmetic making courses are taught on the Upper West Side of Manhattan by Marla Bosworth, CEO and founder of Back Porch Soap Company. She brings more than 15 years experience in the handmade bath and body industry as well as decades of marketing, market research and retail expertise to share in each workshop.
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