Christopher John Rogers On Coming Out On Top After Getting Laid Off

At just 26-years-old, Christopher John Rogers is a CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund winner; has dressed the likes of former First Lady Michelle Obama, Tracee Ellis Ross, and Cardi B; and has shown critically acclaimed collections at New York Fashion Week twice, presenting his third collection tonight. More impressive than that? He accomplished most of that (and more) while balancing a full-time job. I met Rogers before New York Fashion Week to celebrate being chosen as one of IMG’s “New Faces of Fashion,” in which he participated in a BMW panel moderated by GQ’s deputy fashion director Nikki Ogunnaike. With his fall ‘20 runway show just days away, it was a testament… Read More

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These are the hottest fintech startups and companies in the world

It’s a fascinating time for fintech. What was once a disruptive force in the financial world has become standard practice for many industry leaders. Fintech industry funding has already reached new highs globally in 2018, with overall funding hitting $32.6 billion at the end of Q3. Some new regions, including South America and Africa, are emerging on the scene. And some fintech companies, including a number of insurtechs, have dipped into new markets to escape heightened competition. Now that fintech has become mainstream, the next focus is on the rising stars in the industry. To that end, Business Insider Intelligence has put together a list of 10 Up and Coming… Read More

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