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.