Enrico Beltramini & Jamal Motlagh (FashionTech)

E House Studios - 2 Race Street Charleston, 29403 Charleston
Thu, Aug 14, 2014, 5:30 PM (EDT)

About this event

Join us for the second event in our Fashion Technology series, focusing on the emerging integration of technology in the fashion market. We will learn from two influential entrepreneurs of today’s fashion market. Touch Points Include: Could Charleston be the next fashion tech hub? What to consider as an entrepreneur when breaking into the fashion tech market. Identifying the needs of customers as well as investors. Steps local entrepreneurs should take for success. Startup Grind is pleased to host Enrico Beltramini and Jamal Motlagh. Mr. Enrico Beltramini is a former member of the Board of Directors for Gucci who now serves as managing director at Naxuri Capital, a seed fund investing in early stage companies at the intersection of fashion, retail, and technology. He is also a managing partner at Fashion Technology (FT) Accelerator; this program in Silicon Valley, Seoul, and Milan is exclusively dedicated to start-ups in the fashion & technology world. He has been an investor in and advisor for, innovative companies around the world at the intersection of fashion and technology. He spent the first part of his professional life as a corporate executive and global advisor at Gucci, Fiat, Rinascente Group, and PA Consulting Group in consumer, retail and fashion industries. He serves as the Chairman of Combatant Gentlemen LLC. Jamal Motlagh is the co-founder and CEO of Acustom Apparel. Acustom Apparel uses innovative body scan technology to derive a precise set of individual body measurements that his team uses to make perfectly fitted clothing. Learn how Jamal started his company from business school and how he decided to use technology to differentiate his product in the marketplace.

Speaker

  • Enrico Beltramini & Jamal Motlagh

    Enrico Beltramini & Jamal Motlagh

    FashionTech

    Mr. Enrico Beltramini is a former Executive & Member of the Board of Directors at Gucci. He now serves as managing director at Naxuri Capital where he make Fashion Technology investments from Silicon Valley, Seoul, & Milan. Mr. Jamal Motlagh is a co-founder and CEO of Acustom Apparel which uses innovative body scan technology to derive precise measurements to make perfectly fitted clothing.

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  • When

    Thursday, Aug 14
    5:30 PM - 8:00 PM (EDT)

    Where

    E House Studios
    2 Race Street
    29403 Charleston

    E House Studios
    2 Race Street Charleston29403

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