The 2017 Perfumer of the Year Lifetime Achievement award from The Fragrance Foundation will go to perfumer Harry Frémont.
The 2017 Lifetime Achievement, Perfumer is Harry Frémont, Master Perfumer at Firmenich. Frémont arrived in the United States in 1990, the first fine fragrance perfumer to be based at their Creative Center in New York City. Since that time he has played a pivotal role in establishing the company’s reputation in this segment. He is the artist behind a vast number of market fragrances including Calvin Klein’s ckOne, Ralph Lauren Romance, Bath & Body Works’ Japanese Cherry Blossom and Estée Lauder’s Modern Muse.