Yvonne Durant 

Introduction by Gail Bruce

We are honored to have Yvonne Durant join our team as our HipSilver Beauty Curator. Yvonne has had a very successful career in advertising, working with beauty companies around the world. We invite you to visit 'Our Team' to view her biography. She is a true HipSilver beauty and is bringing her knowledge, taste and eye for great products to help the Silver Generation look their best.

Yvonne began her copywriting career at McCann Erickson, where she worked on the L’Oreal account. She went on to be Copy Supervisor at Lintas in Milan, Italy and has worked at multinational ad agencies on numerous showcase accounts. Yvonne has been published in major magazines and newspapers in addition to three anthologies. A Gourmet Magazine essay she wrote on the first time she publicly ate watermelon was awarded Best Food Writing in 2003. In the October issue of Town and Country Magazine, she has an interesting article of the beauty secrets of horses.

She attended The Fashion Institute of Technology and graduated with an AAS in Advertising and Communications.

She’s fluent in Italian and can dine and shop in French.

For fun, she blogs on etiquette www.yvonneandyvettetiquette.com