THE MYLINA GROUP
MYLINA GROUP & THE DREAM – DESIRE – VISION OF THE WOMAN STAND AT “FOREFRONT OF THE WIND"
Lam Thi My Dung, an entrepreneur, returned to Vietnam after studying in Germany and working in the Foreign Trade industry for 18 years. In 1999, the businesswoman launched the company and helped Mylina Group grow stronger, becoming a pioneer in the production and distribution of essential oils and body care products containing natural essential oils to customers all over the world.
In the 1990s, natural cosmetics, health care, and beauty goods were exploding on the global market. Mrs. Lam observed that there were processed products derived from the same raw material source, but which are quite popular in Vietnam. With her acumen and passion for natural plants, she made the “courageous” decision to start a business selling natural beauty products at the age of 40.
CONQUER YOUR DREAM & DESIRE
Businesswoman Lam Thi My Dung understands that in order for a business to be successful, it is first necessary to thoroughly understand its products. As a result, Mrs. Lam Thi My Dung personally embarked on the work of mastering high-tech productio n and processing technology, as well as clean, significant agricultural farming techniques, in the early years of her career. The most important thing is to have a raw material region for growing large-scale specialized essential oil plants with high and consistent output in order to provide a sufficient source of input materials for the natural aromatherapy essential oil processing factory in accordance with HACCP, GMP, CGMP, etc.
It may appear straightforward to focus solely on agricultural elements, but in reality, this profession involves specialist domains with numerous high-tech businesses, which is a significant obstacle for a new startup business. Mrs. Lam stated that she received support and assistance from local leaders, provincial and regional agricultural agencies, to build a project on growing aromatic essential oil trees, persuade farmers to abandon the practice of cultivating traditional crops, switch to the field of growing aromatic essential oils, and create specialized raw material areas for industrial production. Those were the days when this brave woman traveled all over the country to Mobilize agricultural structure transformation: the Central Highlands, the Central region, the Northern mountainous regions, the Red River Delta, the Southeast region, the Mekong Delta, and so on. She described the trek as long and difficult. Changing crops is simple, but changing farmers’ habits is difficult. Mrs. Lam wanted to give up everything and return to the job she had worked for 18 years, but she did so with passion, determination, strength, and the belief that she could do it. Bringing Vietnamese aromatic plants to international prominence has driven her on a challenging path.
THE FUTURE VISION OF A “WOMEN GENERAL”
My Linh Fragrance Co., Ltd., the predecessor of today’s Mylina Group, was founded in December 1999. Recognizing that Vietnam has aromatic plants that are easy to grow, have a natural fragrance, and can be used in the cosmetics, pharmaceutical, functional food, and processed food industries: ginger, turmeric, lemongrass, green tea,… entrepreneur Lam Thi My Dung has promoted the cultivation of these plants, bringing high-quality essential oil products that meet international standards.
Mrs. Lam constantly researches and explores new methods, establishes large-scale raw material areas, and so on throughout the process of operating and building the business. Mylina Group is also a unit that is always at the forefront of technological trends, implementing high science and technology in production, and launching many quality product lines that have been well received by Vietnamese and international markets, particularly those of France, Germany, the Soviet Union, the United States, Canada, Japan, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, China, Korea…
Customers were pleased with each shipment, but Mrs. Lam became concerned about “how to produce large quantities, enough to supply the increasing demand.” of customers. To overcome this “problem”, she and her colleagues worked around the clock to investigate and develop innovative ways to increase manufacturing productivity and provide higher-quality items to consumers.
Currently, after nearly 25 years of establishment and growth, Mylina Group, with the skillful leadership of businesswoman Lam Thi My Dung with all the Heart, Talent, Will, and Virtue qualifications, has become a multi-industry Group with 7 associated member companies. , operating in the fields of producing green and clean natural cosmetics and flavoring products, providing domestic and export; Providing high-tech aesthetic, beauty and health care services; and the field of Retreat.
RECEIVED MANY MAJOR DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL AWARDS
Businesswoman Lam Thi My Dung has made significant contributions to Vietnam’s economy and society through seriousness, sincerity, devotion, responsibility, and practical community initiatives. Ms. Lam Thi My Dung has personally been invited to participate in numerous Vietnamese and International Forums, bilateral and multilateral exchanges on the Vietnamese Economy – Culture and other countries, in addition to several diplomas and honors for the Group. She also attended numerous traditional conferences, such as the APEC Conference in Da Nang and the ABIS ASEAN Business & Investment Summit in Manila, Philippines.
She is currently a member of the Vietnam Essential Oils – Fragrances – Cosmetics Association’s Standing Committee; Vice Chairman of the Vietnam – Germany Friendship Association of Ho Chi Minh City; and a member of the Ho Chi Minh City Polytechnic Women’s Intellectual Association.
Mrs. Lam has repeatedly received noble titles awarded by the State of Vietnam such as: Outstanding Vietnamese Businesswoman – Golden Rose Award; Top 100 Typical Vietnamese Intellectuals on the economic front; Good Business Leader – Leading brand in international integration; Certificate of Global Ethics Ambassador in the field of business honored by the Union of UNESCO Associations; Top 50 outstanding female leaders in Asia – Pacific; Top 100 Global Business Styles; The Best Brand Award voted by the Women Startup Community.
Most recently, the Union of UNESCO Associations in India granted the businesswoman the title of Outstanding Asia-Pacific Leader and Vietnamese Brand with Global Value positioning.
TOWARDS SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
Mrs. Lam Thi My Dung stated that she is forever grateful to the heads of agencies, branches, associations, and individual organizations for supporting her to achieve the success she has today. Domestic and international partners have encouraged and created favorable conditions for the growth of Mylina Group. She also acknowledges her colleagues’ efforts and contributions, who have always been by her side during the most challenging times to construct a corporate culture for strong development.
She shared that Mylina Group’s business goal is to always aim for perfection in product and service quality along with protecting and creating a green, clean, and safe environment.
“With Mylina Group’s current development strategy, we focus on sustainable development by prioritizing community safety, beauty, and health. We are also establishing a circular economy model based on the natural basis and existing advantages, with the goal of becoming a 100% Green – Clean – Organic enterprise that addresses climate change and minimizes emissions. impact on the environment,” businesswoman Lam Thi My Dung shared.