Mary Lee Joshua
Director of Marketing,
M3 Cosmetic Labs South Africa (Pty) Ltd.

Mary Lee Joshua is Director of Marketing of M3 Cosmetic Labs South Africa (Pty) Ltd., manufacturer of NexSheen Arganics™ brand products. Based in Johannesburg South Africa, M3 Cosmetic Labs is one of the newest and largest manufacturers of Ethnic hair care products in the Republic of South Africa, with affiliated offices in the United States.

Mary Lee launched M3 Cosmetic Labs South Africa (Pty) Ltd. in partnership with her mother, Marty Harris Joshua and aunt, Mary L. Harris. Mary Lee's vision for the company is to give African consumers the quality and differentiation they have been longing for. Born into one of the most prominent families in the ethnic beauty industry, Mary understands today's consumer and market trends like few others can. She represents a new generation of consumers – ones with more buying power and greater expectations of the brands they choose.  

About Mary Lee: Former Marketing & Key Accounts Sales Manager for J.M. Products, Inc. (J.M.), based in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA. J.M. was the manufacturer of ISOPLUS® brand products.

Mary Lee's fresh perspective on the industry and future trends has gained her recognition from several publications and organizations including Business Week, Sophisticate's Black Hair Styles & Care Guide, OTC Beauty Magazine, Salon Sense Magazine, The AR Young Professional's Network, several Arkansas State University commercials and print campaigns and many, many more.

Mary Lee holds a BS in Business Management with a minor in Marketing and an emphasis in Leadership. During her undergraduate studies at Arkansas State University, she managed the school's multi-million dollar student activities budget as president and served as chairperson of several of the university's largest events, including Homecoming and Welcome Week. Today, she is a member of The Little Rock Chapter of The Links, Inc. and serves on the planning and advisory committees for the American Health and Beauty Aids Institute (AHBAI).