Greensboro Startup Grind Hosts
Stepahnie Benedetto - Queen of Raw
Tuesday Night - April 23 - Starts at 5:30
Register at: https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-greensboro-presents-queen-of-raw-tackles-textiles-achilles-heel/#/
Stephanie is a NASA/NIKE/IKEA/DELL LAUNCH.org Innovator, a Grand Prize WeWork Creator Awards Winner presented by Ashton Kutcher, was nominated as a Founder to Watch by Women 2.0, and was a Finalist for the WGSN Global Fashion Awards, Rent the Runway/UBS Project Entrepreneur, and the $1M Verizon Powerful Answers Award. She is a Member of Pledge 1% and Founding Member of Wildlife Friendly Enterprise Network, along with Aveda, Kering, and Stella McCartney.
We set up meetings for her with some of the region's top apparel companies. The company has launched Materia MX, a Next gen supply chain software that connects tier 1, tier 2, & tier 3 suppliers, repairs holes in the chain, and intelligently prevents future waste. The textile industry is second only to agriculture as the biggest polluter of clean water globally. Come listen and learn about Stepahnie's amazing journey.