One of the interactive workshop sessions at this year’s Forum will give the attendees an opportunity to hear from pioneering industry experts about how they have taken their Retail business' from start-up to success.
Rosie Wolfenden, MD, Tatty Devine.
Rosie Wolfenden MBE is Managing Director and Co-Founder of Tatty Devine, the go to brand for original, fun, acrylic statement jewellery. Wolfenden founded Tatty Devine in the heart of East London in 1999 with Harriet Vine MBE after graduating from Chelsea School of Art.
All jewellery is still designed and handmade in house by a female led team. They often collaborate with artists, designers and their favourite cultural spaces to create special collections throughout the year. All of Tatty Devine’s collections are sold online and in their two London stores in Covent Garden and Brick lane. New designs, as well as iconic pieces from their archive, are highly coveted and collected by a loyal fan base from all over the world and discovered by new customers every day.
Aron Gelbard, CEO & Co-Founder, Bloom & Wild
Aron Gelbard is the Co-founder & CEO of Bloom & Wild, the online and mobile flower gifting service he launched in 2013. Bloom & Wild is using technology to re-imagine flowers. Bloom & Wild makes it possible to order flowers in under a minute, and through-the-letterbox delivery means that receiving their flowers is as easy as receiving a letter.
Their bouquets are trend-led, being the first florist to create a constantly changing range at scale as ‘fast fashion for flowers’.