Brand Consultant & Business Coach
Eric Fitzgerald is an accomplished fashion industry professional with an extensive background in luxury and contemporary apparel and accessories, with particular focus on sales, merchandising, business development and brand management.
In 2015, he founded Tailor Consulting Group to enable other entrepreneurs to find their own personal and professional success in the fashion industry. Prior to launching his consultancy, Eric held management positions at Calvin Klein, John Varvatos, Juicy Couture and Diesel, and managed the international expansion of American brands into global markets, including Ben Sherman and Ted Baker.
Eric is also the founder of Fashion Business Insider, a website committed to helping entrepreneurs navigate the business-side of the fashion industry.
Founder, Wear the Future
Annabelle Azadé is the founder of Wear the Future, a fashion tech PR agency that represents international visionary designers with an environmentally-friendly ethos.
Annabelle Azadé started her career as a fashion and tech journalist in 2008, covering the industry for companies such as The Associated Press, BuzzFeed, and The Guardian. In 2018, Annabelle launched Wear The Future, combining her passions for communication, fashion and tech.
Annabelle comes to the Incubator to offer her expertise in brand management, celebrity and influencer outreach, social media campaigns and media relations.
Learn more about Annabelle in a recent article by Fashnerd.
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