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THE MOST

DM

FOUNDER

Dawn Myers is the Founder & CEO of The MOST. Prior to founding THE MOST, Dawn spent over a decade working in financial services and government. Dawn also advices early-stage companies by leveraging her legal training and expertise in product development, brand building, and the technology ecosystem. Dawn holds a Bachelor of Arts from Boston College and a Doctor of Law (J.D.) from Howard University School of Law.

Dawn Myers

Dawn Myers

DM

DAWN MYERS

Dawn Myers founded The MOST in 2018 after struggling with styling her own natural hair, setting out to create a world where curls and kinks are catered to. The MOST offers tools, appliances, and serums that make styling textured hair fast and easy. As the “Keurig for haircare,” their flagship hardware product The Mint streamlines the biggest pain points in textured styling.

COMPANY

MILESTONES

  • Founded 2018

  • Unilever Shea Moisture New Voices Fund national pitch competition winner (2019)

  • Startup accelerators completed include Sephora Accelerate (2020) Y Combinator’s Startup School (2019), 1863 Ventures Accelerator (2019), Founder Gym (2019), and LOCI MindHive (2018)

  • Completed design of signature product “The Mint” in preparation for global sales and distribution

KEY HIGHLIGHTS

  • The Mint flagship hardware product expected to launch Q4 2022

  • Advisors include hair industry experts Tristan Walker of Walker and Company and Jane Carter of Jane Carter Solutions

  • Recipient of Glossier’s Grant Initiative for Black-Owned Beauty Businesses (2021)

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