Jessica Conick is a Brand Strategy Consultant with 14 years of experience in marketing and events for the fashion, beauty, home and non-profit industries. She’s worked for brands like Soft Surroundings, Ann Taylor, and St. Louis Homes & Lifestyles Magazine as well as a few non-profits including serving as the Regional Director for The Fashion Group International of Saint Louis. She also started an upcycled denim fashion line called Mount Indigo as a passion project to promote Sustainable fashion. The intersection of creativity and science of consumer behavior have always drawn her to the business of marketing, while her passion for entrepreneurism and creating her own line led her to play an active role in the local fashion ecosystem. She loves wrapping her mind around businesses she is passionate about to help brainstorm strategies that will bring them success and long-term sustainability (people + planet + profits).