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RESEARCH LISTS

Advisors | The Foremost 50 2021

Examining the high-level investment trends for D2C brands that stood out in 2021.

The Foremost 50 | 2021

High-growth D2C brands reinventing & redefining the future of fashion, retail, & consumer.

The Direct 60 | 2021

our power list of brand leaders mastering direct-to-consumer.

The Foremost 50 | 2020

High-growth D2C brands reinventing & redefining the future of fashion, retail, & consumer.

The Defiant 25 | 2020

The brands and retailers who displayed resilience in 2020.

The Foremost 50 | 2019

2019's digital native and direct-to-consumer brands that are reinventing & redefining the future of ...

The Leading 100 | 2019

The break-out technology start-ups driving innovation in fashion & retail.

FLAGSHIP EVENTS

The Lead Innovation Summit 2022

Where the fashion, retail, and consumer industry discovers what's next.

The Lead Assembly

Invitation-only event for CEOs & Founders of high-growth D2C brands.

The Lead-Direct 60 Forum— Where ALL brands get great at direct-to-consumer

Where all brands get great at D2C. Learn from fashion & retail industry leaders, ...

The Lead Forum 2020

Preview of tomorrow's fashion & retail industry built on research, vision talks, & peer ...

THE LEAD CONTENT

Ones to Watch | Spring 2022

Spotlighting three D2C brands we have our eyes on — Dare to Roam, Jupiter, ...

Ones to Watch | Fall/Winter 2021

Three high-growth D2C brands we have our eyes on now — Cuts Clothing, The ...

Ones to Watch | 2021

Spotlighting future front-runners in fashion & retail — Jones Road, Kinfield, & Huron

Ones to Watch | Summer 2021

Spotlighting future front-runners in fashion & retail — Jones Road, Kinfield, & Huron

Interview Series | The Lead Classroom

Authentic & Candid Conversations on the Future of the Fashion, Retail, & Consumer industries.

Ones to Watch | Spring 2021

Spotlighting future front-runners in fashion & retail — Banza, Bomani, & Three Wishes

TLQ 1.3 | The Great Reset

How D2C eyewear brand unknowingly prepared for the year 2020.

Interview Series Thurston & Taubman

Authentic & Candid Conversations on the Future of the Fashion, Retail, & Consumer industries.

TLQ 1.3 | Zenni

How D2C eyewear brand unknowingly prepared for the year 2020.

BRIDGING THE FASHION, RETAIL, & CONSUMER INDUSTRIES WITH THE GLOBAL SILICON VALLEY.