Fashion

Style Tips for Businessmen: How to Dress for Success

By | Aug 21, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Where did the idea of professionalism, leadership, and corporate power as expressed through the business suit first develop? Who was responsible for popularizing the look and the expectation of the well-dressed businessman, tying a man’s success with how he dressed? We’ll take a look…

Fashion

San Francisco

Everything StyleSeat Does is for the Beauty Professionals

By | Jul 14, 2015 at 3:00 pm

Melody McCloskey might not be the most technical person in the whole world, but that hasn’t slowed her down one bit. It didn’t halt her dreams when she launched StyleSeat in 2011, and it’s not stopping her now that the platform just closed a massive…

Fashion

Los Angeles

Qtee: “We’re the Nike ID of the Fashion World”

By | Jun 12, 2015 at 11:00 am

The technological world we live in affords some pretty unique and awesome opportunity, like drone aerobatics. However one of the often underestimated, or potentially overlooked, trends is the customization and personalization options we get because of tech. All of us at Tech.Co have covered this…

Fashion

San Diego

What’s the True Value Universities Offer Their Student Entrepreneurs?

By | Jun 9, 2015 at 10:00 pm

The true value that an entrepreneurial program offers students at a college or university shouldn’t be measured in capital raised, by the number of employees they have, or how many mentors they have signed on. Granted all of those are great things and also shouldn’t…

Fashion

San Francisco

StyleInGo: Hair and Makeup On Demand

By | Apr 2, 2015 at 8:00 am

Anybody can order on demand services these days, and one of the growing markets is style and makeup. That is, the market is filled with competition, so companies and entrepreneurs need to really define their idea as distinct. StyleInGo launched in February 2015 and…

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Fashion

NYC

Haute Rogue: A One-Woman Show that Went Global

By | Feb 28, 2015 at 8:00 am

Anna Miatselitsa was born and lived in Belarus until the age of 18, but she always dreamt of making a positive impact on the world. She was brought up in a culture where everybody lives the same kind of life: you go to school,…

Fashion

Nice Laundry: Adding More to Your Sock Drawer

By | Feb 5, 2015 at 10:00 am

Phil Moldavski was known for his impeccable taste in clothes – you could find him in a tailored button-down shirt, nice jeans, and a good pair of shoes, but one item didn’t fit his dress code: the white Adidas gym socks. “I convinced him…

Fashion

Austin

Fashion Metric Secures $1M From Tahoma Ventures, Others

By | Jan 20, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Fashion Metric recently announced that they have successfully closed a $1 million seed funding round led by Tahoma Ventures. Along with Tahoma Ventures, Fashion Metric welcomed investments from Corsa Ventures, Elementum Ventures, Geekdom Fund, and multiple angel investors in Los Angeles and Texas. To…

Fashion

Tampa

ViralStyle Beasts Their Beta Phase

By | Jan 15, 2015 at 9:00 pm

After their bout on ABC’s Shark Tank, ViralStyle landed some one-on-one time with VC great Mark Cuban. They haven’t yet finalized a meeting time with Cuban, but they have been spending a great deal of time buffing and polishing ViralStyle for an inevitable launch out…

Business

NYC

Warby Parker Lets You Make Your Own Annual Report…Except More Fun

By | Jan 9, 2015 at 6:30 pm

Warby Parker – the New York, NY-based eyeglasses startup that has every traditional, prescription eyeglass retailer fearing for survival – released its 2014 annual report yesterday, but in a way that’s a little more atypical from other companies. Rather than releasing a digital packet…

Beauty

Little Rock

My Color of Beauty Provides Beauty Solutions for Women of Color

By | Dec 31, 2014 at 2:30 pm

Just like with clothing, beauty and skincare is not a ‘one size fits all’ kind of business. My Color of Beauty is helping to solve some of the challenges that women of color face when when it comes to finding the right products, strategies,…

Business

NYC

David’s Bridal Has Launched a Wedding Dress App to Help Brides Find the Perfect Gown

By | Dec 22, 2014 at 2:30 pm

I’ve never had the problem of finding a wedding dress or dealing with any woman who’s on her search for the perfect dress. And, as a gay man, I know that I won’t ever have to run into that issue when planning for my own…

Business

NYC

Beauty and Cosmetics Data Startup Poshly Partners with People Magazine on New Digital Platform

By | Dec 8, 2014 at 7:00 am

Poshly, the New York City-based startup that leverages consumer enthusiasm for giveaways into valuable data for the beauty and cosmetics industry, has announced a partnership with People, the premier resource for celebrity news, photos, style, and entertainment coverage. The beauty startup and entertainment publication are…

Communication

DC

YOPP: From Arlington Small Business Day to an App That Connects You Directly to Small Businesses

By | Dec 2, 2014 at 6:30 pm

This past Saturday, President Obama was spotted at local bookstore Politics & Prose – undoubtedly a renowned institution in Washington, D.C. – supporting the small business economy by purchasing 17 books from the shop. In recent years, the Saturday after Thanksgiving has been designated as “Small Business…