Leadership

Her Agenda: Lindsay Cornell

The executive director of will.i.am's eyewear label reveals her daily agenda, the importance of self-care for success, and how she came to work with will.i.am.

By Angela Ledgerwood

Leadership

The executive director of will.i.am's eyewear label reveals her daily agenda, the importance of self-care for success, and how she came to work with will.i.am.

By Angela Ledgerwood

Blitzing hierarchies, embracing femininity and leading by example are just some of the things on Lindsay Cornell’s daily agenda as she runs will.i.am’s luxury eyewear company ill.i Optics in Los Angeles. Masterminding Gucci collaborations and doubling revenue year-on-year (like she did in 2017) are high on the list too. Cornell, who grew up in a small town outside of Newcastle, NSW, shares the twists and turns that have shaped her career to date.

On her morning routine:

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Her Agenda is a series highlighting the routines and rituals of remarkable women through their daily schedules. Lindsay Cornell was a guest of Forefront Summit.

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