Sarah Beydoun

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Personal information

Title: 
Creative Director, Supervisor of Production, and Marketing Products

Contact information (private)

Address: 
Hakim Bldg., 2nd flr., Cleopatra str., Raoucheh
City: 
Beirut
Country: 
Lebanon
Mobile phone: 
961 3 876543
Personal email address: 
sarahbeydoun73@gmail.com

Contact information (work)

Organization/Institution: 
Sara's Bag
Address: 
Mhanna bldg., 2nd flr., 100 rue du liban
City: 
Beirut
Country: 
Lebanon
Landline: 
961 1 575585 & 961 1 575586
Fax: 
961 1 575585
Mobile phone: 
961 3 640038
Work email address: 
info@sarahsbag.com

Education

Master's degree, Public Relations and Sociology, 1999, Saint-Joseph University, Lebanon.
Bachelor degree, Sociology, 1995, American University of Beirut, Lebanon.

Areas of Expertise

Accessory Design
Rehabilitation of Women in Prison
Languages: 
Arabic
French
English

Work history

Creative Director, Supervisor of Production, and Marketing Products, 2000 - present, Sara’s Bag.

Honorary office and memberships

Member of Dar Al-Amal, 1997 - present.

Productions

Major achievements: 
  • Founding Sara’s Bag, a company specialized in design of handbags and accessories.
  • Training incarcerated women on hand embroidery and stitching, and employing them, in collaboration with Dar al-Amal and the Institute for Women's Studies in the Arab World at the Lebanese American University.
Exhibitions, Lectures, & Performances: 
  • Co-organizing Arabesque: The Art of the Arab world, an exhibition at Kennedy Center, February 2009.
  • Co-organizing Umm Kulthu: the 4th Pyramid, an exhibition at the Institut du Monde Arabe in Paris, June 2008.

Awards and Distinctions

International Young Fashion Entrepreneur of the year from the British Council, 2008.