Episode 85: Growing and building a career that fits -- with Meg He


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On this episode, meet Meg He, the co-founder of ADAY, a direct-to-consumer clothing brand that creates versatile, long-lasting apparel with a sustainable approach. ADAY was recognized as one of the World’s Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company, and Meg was named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 list with her co-founder, Nina Faulhaber. Prior to ADAY, Meg worked at Poshmark, Cowboy Ventures and Goldman Sachs, and received degrees at Oxford University and the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

On this episode, you will hear Meg talk about:

  • Her struggles and achievements as a Chinese immigrant living and going to school in Wales and in England
  • Her career, which ranges from working in investment banking in London, to venture capital and technology in Silicon Valley, to her own start-up in New York City
  • What inspired her to become an entrepreneur and innovate within the fashion and apparel industry

You can find ADAY online at www.thisisaday.com, on Facebook, Twitter, and at their showroom in New York City.

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