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Friday, September 28 • 11:00am - 11:45am
On the Rise: Emerging Fashion and Retail Trends and Opportunities LIMITED

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As the apparel and retail industries are being challenged to respond to changing customer tastes, businesses are looking for new ways to go-to-market, stay relevant, and build loyal, repeat customers. Hear from pioneers in the ever-evolving fashion and retail spaces about trends and opportunities to look out for!

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Jennifer Sigler

Founder, Cotton Canary
Jennifer has an MBA and MA of Education from Stanford University and has devoted more than 15 years of her professional career helping companies grow and scale their operations. Most of this time was spent right here in Washington, alongside countless women advancing to great seats... Read More →

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Lauren Dunne

Co-founder and CEO, Varnish Lane
Lauren Dunne is the Co-founder and CEO of Varnish Lane, a natural waterless nail salon and product brand raising the industry standards of nail care in Washington, DC. It is not just about manicures, pedicures and skincare products for Lauren, it’s about the ultimate experience... Read More →
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Taylor Kerley

Marketing Director, Twice as Warm
Taylor Kerley has been in the social media and digital marketing world since 2013. As a sophomore in college, studying Fine Arts and Metalworking, she opened a fast-fashion clothing boutique called Shop Olive You. The store was located on Arizona State Universities campus and also... Read More →
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Jill Lynn

Head of Sales, D.C., Trunk Club
To say Jill is passionate about the clothing industry is an understatement. Jill came to Trunk Club in 2012 with 5 years experience in the custom clothing world. In addition to helping design, launch and grow Trunk Club’s custom program, Jill helped start Trunk Club's 2nd expansion... Read More →
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Founder & Designer, Syreeta C | Fashion.
Syreeta has always been captivated by clothing’s ability to communicate on behalf of the wearer. Fashion was a tool for expression when words eluded her introverted childhood and it grew to be a resource for her development of self-efficacy & self-esteem.These values are what Syreeta... Read More →

Friday September 28, 2018 11:00am - 11:45am EDT
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