Cresp be honored with the annual award at The Fragrance Foundation Awards gala on Tuesday, June 12, in New York.
Cresp said of the achievement, “I am deeply humbled by this prestigious recognition, and extend my deepest gratitude to the Board of the Fragrance Foundation for this true honor and unique tribute to my career.
“I have always approached my métier with curiosity and the ambition to create powerful and unique ideas that ignite emotions, as I deeply believe in inspiring others through fragrance.”
Meanwhile Linda G. Levy, President of The Fragrance Foundation, added, “Congratulations to Olivier Cresp, Master Perfumer of Firmenich for his well-deserved Lifetime Achievement, Perfumer Award. We are thrilled to celebrate his artistry, passion, and contributions to the fragrance industry.”