I have been in the footwear industry working creatively for footwear brands for the past 14 years with the iconic brands Nine West, Lumberjack Italy, Allen Edmonds, Vince, Via Spiga, Franco Sarto, Naya, Bzees, Sols 3D printed insoles, Replica labs, DVF, Naturalizer, Uggs, Asics, Sam Edelman, Kenneth Cole, Timberland and Reebok in the USA and Globally. My main focus is bringing together fashion and innovation - building product collections in lifestyle brands with a vision to create iconic products.
By combining Innovation, 3D Printing, Wearable tech, Robotics, Computer Vision Technology, Advanced material Innovation and Nanotechnology, my company MIRAS3D connects each brand to the next paradigm in the design industry.
After living overseas in Italy, London and Istanbul for many years, my expertise is bringing cultural design cues and innovation to life on a global level. Focusing on 3D printing in fashion - my main goal is how to introduce new technologies to consumers and help evolve production and design as we know it.
With the Footwearists I am working on high-level training programs and conferences that connect the footwear industry with renowned research institutes and other business segments in an entirely new way that will result in innovative cross-platform solutions for footwear manufacturing, branding and retail.