On this episode, Gina and Tricia discuss online retail. We had a chat to Anna Lee, the chief operating officer at online fashion retailer, The Iconic. The business was launched in Australia in 2011 through Rocket Internet and is now a giant locally, with CEO Patrick Schmidt saying earlier this year that the company expects… Read more »
We chat on Glass Ceiling with Oksana Goncharova about Rocket Internet and moving to Australia to launch The Iconic, and the work she’s doing at Ansarada.
Myer creates ‘Catwalk to Cart’ live shopping platform for parade attendees at Melbourne Fashion Festival
RMyer has announced ‘Catwalk to Cart’, a new online platform offering a Tinder-like approach for guests attending the Myer runways to buy clothes.
Pedestrian’s running an Elevator Pitch-off this coming Wednesday the 20th of March at Sydney Uni @ 3pm for young Start-ups. They’re inviting new and developing Start-ups to the stage to present their products for the event audience (around 50 to 75 attendees) as well as our cameras which will be filming the session and replaying it back to our wider Pedestrian audience of thousands via the site.
On Wednesday night I attended a talk at the University of Sydney by two of the founders of The Iconic. Most of you should know what The Iconic is, especially if you have the internet radio or tv. One of the things that I didn’t know about the Iconic was that it was a manufactured startup, like One Direction – but a tech business.