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Entrepreneur- Chris Burch

One thing that is similar with both the fashion and the technology sector is that both industries expand together. The technology and the fashion industries have been experiencing expansion over the years with technology becoming g fashionable and the trend becoming technologically fashionable. Both sectors have a history of their growth as explained below.

The past and Present

In the late 70s, a boom box was designed which allowed the user to carry their favorite tunes as well as stations around with them. The boom box also had another advent age of one side could bring a cassette while the other end could record. As the years moved, the boom box advanced as it could now carry movie stories. Moving to the 90s, there was the introduction of a Walkman and the technology has developed with fashion to the use of iPods.

In the modern day, fashion designers use technology to create t heir designs and deliver the best to the world. The use of technology in their creation has enabled t6hem to bring out functionality and innovation in the fashion industry.

The Future

Fashion has also been advancing in a technological manner for the purpose of safety. Over the years it was fashionable to wear bike protection, but Anna Haupt and Theresa Alstin designed the airbag for cyclists to wear around the neck. Kevin Cannon and Ashwin Rajan, on the other hand, created gloves to be worn by firefighters. The cloves help the firefighters to communicate using gestures. The fashion designers have been recycling materials to their products. A good example of recycled products is jackets and t-shirts recycled from bicycle tubes designed by SegraSegra. Technology cannot work without fashion.

Christopher Burch is an entrepreneur who has a vast experience in both fashion and the technology industries. Chris the founder and the Chief Executive Officer of Burch Creative Capital, he has also invested in a broad range of businesses across the world. His company Burch Creation is based in New York City and deals with investments and the development of brand. Chris is also the co-founder of Tory Burch LLC.

C HRIS Burch loved being an entrepreneur since his early age. Together with his brother, he co-founded Eagle’s Eye Apparel. The com any was buying sweaters and selling them. Burch began selling the sweaters on campus, before expanding to retail shops. The firm developed, and he later sold it to Swire Group. In 2004 Burch assisted his wife to establish and run Tory Burch Fashion Label where he served as the co-chairman of the company. Chris is a go-getter who has also invested in the real estate industry.