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Brown & Brown Distinguished Speaker Series featuring Rent the Runway Co-Founder and CEO, Jennifer Hyman
Join us for an interactive presentation on entrepreneurship and marketing by Jennifer Hyman, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Rent the Runway.

Rent the Runway is a a company that has disrupted the $1.7 trillion fashion industry by introducing clothing rental as a utility in women's everyday lives. In her role, Hyman sets the strategic priorities and leads the company in growing all areas of the business, including marketing, technology, product, logistics, and analytics.

She co-founded Rent the Runway in 2009 and has since raised over $190 million in venture capital, growing the business to over 6 million members, 1,100 employees, and hundreds of designer brands. As the CEO, Hyman has built Rent the Runway from an idea into a profitable, high-growth company valued at nearly $1B and one of the most beloved brands in the U.S. 

Registration opens at 6:30 p.m.
Presentation begins at 7:00 p.m.

Venue:Center for the Arts Harris Theatre, George Mason University Fairfax Campus
Starting:November 14th 2018 at 6:30 pm
Ending:November 14th 2018 at 8:36 pm
Contact Person:Katie Parkes
Contact Email:kparkes@gmu.edu
Contact Phone:703-993-1020