Ayesha Barenblat has over a decade of leadership promoting social justice and sustainability within the fashion industry. She founded Remake to ignite a conscious consumer movement. Remake’s films, stories, and immersive journeys rebuild human connections with the women who make our clothes. She has worked with brands, governments, and labor advocates to improve the lives of the women who make our clothes. She led brand engagement at Better Work, a World Bank and United Nations partnership to ensure safe and decent working conditions within garment factories around the world. She was head of consumer products at BSR, providing strategic advice to brands including H&M, Levi Strauss & Co., Marks and Spencer, Nike, The Walt Disney Company, and Pou Chen on the design and integration of sustainability into business.
I felt this conference was life changing. I am truly inspired and am plotting both career and personal changes to live up to the great lessons I learned. Both the sessions and the networking were vital.