Suzanne Bernstock knows all about how to make a successful career change. Before becoming the President of Workville, a coworking space located in Midtown Manhattan, she worked in the fashion industry making her way to the top as a buyer for Saks Fifth Avenue and Vince. She found herself in fashion, hoping to combine all of her interests, after she’d graduated from Tufts University with a degree in Architectural Studies.
Several years ago Iran Ortiz started a blog, Uptown Girls NYC, to build a community of likeminded women in the Bronx, the neighborhood where she was born and bred, and expose women to new ideas and concepts as it relates to travel and experiencing life from a new perspective.
With 10+ years of experience managing the brands of big name companies like Nasty Gal, Nylon Magazine, and Net-A-Porter, Nicole Williams discusses what it’s been like building her own brand and growing her boutique brand marketing agency, Breakfast with Alice, which works exclusively with startups and emerging brands in the fashion and lifestyle industries.