William P. Lauder, Executive Chairman of The Estée Lauder Companies (NYSE: EL), rang the The Opening Bell SM at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) earlier today in celebration of the 20 th Anniversary of The Estée Lauder Companies’ (ELC) Breast Cancer Awareness (BCA) Campaign and in dedication to the life and legacy of BCA Campaign founder and iconic Pink Ribbon co-creator, Mrs. Evelyn H. Lauder. To mark this special occasion, several colleagues from the Company who have been personally touched by breast cancer, along with four researchers whose grants are underwritten by ELC through The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®(BCRF), joined Mr. Lauder on the podium.
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