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BY Noah Gellman | Co-Founder & CEO | The Lead
For us at The Lead, all roads point to the same truth: Digital transformation across fashion, retail and commerce is a macro trend gaining in velocity.
BY Timo Weiland | Co-Founder | The Lead
Through the signature iron & glass doors of Cadillac House, attendees of The Lead Assembly entered into an environment they had never experienced before – a safe space for transformation.
BY Michael Jaconi | Co-founder & CEO | Button
When I was an executive officer at Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten, I became a vocal champion of a two-year-old startup called Pinterest. Learning from my mentor Hiroshi “Mickey” Mikitani, I recognized the importance of businesses with transactional revenue models.
BY Matt Kaden | Managing Director | MMG Advisors
See The Lead’s Fall 2018 Companies to Watch.
BY Mark Brashear | President & CEO | John Varvatos Enterprises
I lived in Silicon Valley in the early days of the technology revolution that transformed our world. These changes continue today.
BY Pano Anthos | Managing Director | XRC Labs
The term “retail apocalypse” is now a Wikipedia entry. However, despite the doomsday hearsay, retail is far from dead.
BY Awais Khan | Chief Analyst | The Lead
We are pleased to present the 2018 Foremost 50 List, a group of break-out digital native brands and retailers that are reinventing and redefining the future of fashion and retail.
BY Randy Goldberg | Co-Founder & Chief Brand Officer | Bombas
The initial idea for Bombas came about when my co-founder Dave saw a quote on Facebook that said, “socks are the #1 most requested clothing item at homeless shelters”.
BY Marc Rosen | President and EVP, Direct-to-Consumer | Levi Strauss & Co.
From the beginning, Levi Strauss & Co. has made a mission out of outfitting pioneers – from gold miners remaking the Western frontier to generations of young people pushing social, sartorial and artistic boundaries that followed.