A MFA in Photography at Academy of Art University San Francisco graduate who started her career in the creative industry as an Art Director at international advertising agencies in Moscow, Kristina Varaksina is an award-winning photographer working across a wide spectrum of photography.
Built on the increasingly popular trend of mobile commerce, PR-A-PO introduces a new mobile-shopping experience aiming to facilitate the process of buying and selling on mobile devices for brand vendors and customers.
Tatiana Dumabin has built on her professional experience working among the entire spectrum of fashion styling and art direction. Starting out as a graphic communication student before entering Condé Paris to study fashion design, Dumabin began her career in fashion in costume design, working on films and musicals before joining the design team of a French brand.
Founded by Shannon Lohr, Factory45 is an online accelerator program for sustainable apparel companies. From sourcing the right fabrics and finding a manufacturer to guiding through branding and marketing sessions, it is made up of five online modules, released weekly, to take designers and aspiring entrepreneurs from the idea stage to pre-production to launch.