San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Please join local entrepreneurs and peach inc. for a power breakfast of connections and conversation.
What to Expect:
7:30 am - coffee & networking
8:00 am - entrepreneur introductions & stories
8:45 am - audience Q&As
9:00 am - wrap-up
Hear the perspective of 2 entrepreneurs and their approach to building innovative fashion tech startups and breaking barriers for women.
Janet Kraus will talk about how she and Derek Ohly founded peach to take on the lingerie industry and help women feel strong and beautiful in their own skin. She'll talk about her experence raising funding, creating an unique corporate culture, and competing on Project Runway: Fashion Start-up, a new Lifetime TV Series launched in November. She will discuss how women entrepreneurs can break down barriers that have the potential to prevent them from building successful businesses. peach's mission http://www.discoverpeach.com
Gemma Sole will talk about how she and Amanda Curtis founded Nineteenth Amendment to bring an honest and inspired take on the fashion industry: to help get beautiful, well crafted garments into the hands of consumers at accessible prices through innovative pre-sales and local manufacturing and distribution. The Nineteenth Amendment platform provides high quality, small batch manufacturing for designer entrepreneurs and direct sales to an audience eager to obtain cutting edge fashion before it goes mainstream. She'll talk about her experience pre-Nineteenth Amendment and since being selected for the Forbes 30 Under 30. www.nineteenthamendment.com
RSVP Today! We expect this event to fill up fast (limited spots), so please reserve your tickets today.
Public Transport/Parking: LearnLaunch is located on Summer Street in Fort Point Channel, walking distance from South Station. Parking can be found on Congress St, Melcher St and Necco St.