A social entrepreneur tries to change the way people shop.
When I came up with the idea for Fashioning Change, I had no idea what it meant to create a technology start-up. I just knew that I wanted to create something that would rival big fashion brands and e-commerce sites like Amazon, and I knew there was a lot I needed to learn. So I sought out resources to help me.
In the beginning, my search was frustrating. It seemed as though the only options I could find were womens business organizations that would create “vision boards” for the companies they worked with using fourth-grade magazine collages or business programs led by people older than my father who had no understanding of emerging technology. I considered getting an M.B.A., but I didnt want to go into debt learning business principles so that I could one day hope to build Fashioning Change; I wanted to build Fashioning Change. Thats