Past Meetup

Focus on Fashion Entrepreneurs (Women Entrepreneurship Week)

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Montclair State University

1 Normal Avenue (University Hall - Conference Center 7th Floor) · Montclair, NJ

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What does it take to succeed in the world of fashion? A panel of women who have started fashion companies will share their stories, including tips, advice, lessons learned and more.

Speakers include Fabiola Arias, owner and designer at Fabiola Arias LLC; Susan Hess, owner/designer of Golftini; Suuchi Ramesh, founder and CEO of Suuchi, Inc.; and Eleanor Turner, co-founder and chief creative officer of Argent. Moderator: Meg Fry, business reporter at ROI-NJ.

This event is a partnership with Montclair State's Fashion Studies and Department of Art and Design.

Event is free and open to the public. Men are welcome, and encouraged, to attend.

6:00-6:45 p.m. - Networking with pizza
6:45-7:00 p.m. - Welcome remarks
7:00-8:30 p.m. - Formal program with audience Q&A

Join the conversation on social media with #WEW2018

This event is free and open to the public because of the generous support of our WEW sponsors. We especially recognize Diamond Sponsors PSE&G and Wells Fargo.

Directions and parking info:
Park in the Red Hawk Deck on campus, exit the deck on Level 5 and proceed straight up the walkway (soccer field will be on your left). At the Feliciano School of Business building, go up the outdoor staircase. University Hall will be straight ahead once you reach the top of the steps. Once inside University Hall, head to the elevator bank at the end of the first-floor hallway, and take elevator to 7th floor.