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.
Founded and helmed by Ada Y. Zhao, Curated Crowd is a brand new online platform merging crowdfunding and e-commerce, dedicated to help emerging designers raise funds and successfully launch their brands. This is possible through their newly introduced designer-patron model.
Founded and helmed by Tiago Severo, Navarro Pereira Covering and Bruno Rosendo WAM magazine is a young Portugal-originated publication covering international fashion news, runway reports and editorial photography bringing to the spotlight emerging designers and artists.