Featured Speaker – Valerie Mayen, Owner & Designer, Yellowcake
Valerie Mayen is the owner & designer behind Yellowcake, the CLE-based clothing company specializing in dressing the modern professional woman. Valerie has appeared on both Project Runway and Project Runway All Stars, was the recipient of the 2014 Cleveland Arts Prize, and is currently preparing for this year’s Hullabaloo, her upcoming fashion show fundraiser.
A new mom to baby Luna, Valerie and her husband Jason have creatively adapted their business model over the past year to successfully navigate changes in both the retail landscape and everyday life.
Session: Rethinking Retail