Fashion Looms Large at NPR’s First Big Summit

“After close to 50 years of broadcast and digital programming, National Public Radio ventured out into large-scale events this week with its very first “How I Built This” summit in San Francisco — and fashion was not only in attendance, it showed up in a big way.

The talks followed the cue of the NPR podcast, featuring interviews with some of the world’s top executives. The programming, along with networking and mentorship opportunities, is practically a study for entrepreneurs and innovators on how to build a movement. And notably, two of the inaugural summit’s lineup of seven main stage speakers hailed from the fashion sector.”

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