Over the years, society has had to reckon with much-needed change in order to build a more equitable future. Like many other cultural institutions, the fashion industry has not been quick to change. Thankfully, there are those within the ecosystem who have pushed for progress by empowering others and embracing innovation.
At the forefront of this change stands supermodel Coco Rocha, a name synonymous with the industry’s transformation. One of the first in her generation to recognize the power of social media as a platform for agency and independence, she instilled a turning point for the fashion industry and its ability to advocate for itself. Beyond the catwalk, she’s pioneering the next generation of models through her groundbreaking Coco Rocha Model Camp.
In this episode, Lance and Coco discuss her entrepreneurial path, advocacy efforts, and what the future holds for fashion.
This episode was sponsored by TELUS SmartWear Security. Learn more here: www.telus.com/en/smartwear-security