August 24, 2017

James Rhee: the unlikely champion of plus-size women

James Rhee has faith. The kind of dogged determination that turns a struggling clothing company on the brink of bankruptcy into a profitable multimillion-dollar business. Rhee […]
November 6, 2015
Fumbi Chima: Nigerian native at helm of Information Technology at British Luxury Brand

Nigerian Native at Helm of Information Technology at British Luxury Brand

Beginning in November, British fashion house Burberry will be bringing in Fumbi Chima as their new Chief Information Officer. Chima, a Nigerian native who spent her […]
June 11, 2015

‘The True Cost’ documentary explores shocking cost of Fast Fashion

The fashion documentary is a trendy genre. In “Valentino: The Last Emperor” audiences feasted on Italian designer Valentino Garavani’s inimitable method constructing haute couture gowns. “The […]
May 20, 2015

Forum explores how Tech is Disrupting the $50bn African Fashion Industry

The Year of the Black Woman is kicking off its Start Up Summer Series Wednesday evening with an intimate discussion on how technology is disrupting the multi-billion […]