Mireille Guiliano (Meer-ray Julie-ano) is the internationally best-selling author of French Women Don’t Get Fat: The Secret of Eating for Pleasure, which has been translated into 37 languages and was the #1 New York Times bestseller. She is “a barrier breaking pioneer” in business and a former chief executive at LVMH (Clicquot, Inc.). She has been dubbed "the high priestess of French lady wisdom" (USA Today), "ambassador of France and its art of living" (Le Figaro), and an "idea entrepreneur (Harvard Business Review Press). She has appears on The Today Show, CBS's The Early Show, NBC's Dateline, Oprah, and CNN, among many national and international broadcasts, and been profiled in the New York Times, USA Today, TIME, and dozens of other publications.
She has written widely on food, wine, travel, lifestyle and aging for a range of international publications. Her runaway bestsellers—part memoir, part gastronomy and part practical philosophy guide―are beautifully written celebrations of life and pleasure and stirring reminders of the importance of joie de vivre. Her newest book, French Women Don’t Get Facelifts: The Secret of Aging with Style and Attitude (December 2013) offers an encouraging take on beauty and aging for our times as Mireille uses her signature blend of wit, no-nonsense advice and storytelling flair to share well-guarded secrets French women know about looking and feeling great as the years progress. She is also the author of French Women for All Seasons; Women, Work & the Art of Savoir Faire; and The French Women Don't Get Fat Cookbook. Born in France, she "ages with attitude" in New York City, Paris, and Provence. You can find her online at FrenchWomenDontGetFat.com and MireilleGuiliano.com.