Mariam Naficy


Founder & CEO


Mariam is the founder and CEO at Minted since June 2007. Minted is a crowd-sourcing design company that holds design competitions to source graphic design and lets its community vote to tell the company what to sell. Mariam's involvement in e-beauty started in 1998, when she co-founded, the first online retailer of cosmetics, upon graduating from business school. was sold successfully for a reported $100 million in 2000. Mariam received her BA degree in Political Economy from Williams College and her MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.