NYC Next Idea Finalist: Stylsize
NYC Next Idea: Stylsize has developed a mobile-optimized fitting platform to enhance the shopping experience for the ready-to-wear apparel industry, enabling shoppers to visualize how a garment fits and flatters the body without the frustrating guesswork associated with today’s online shopping .
Team: Amy Bergenwall, Queen’s University in Ontario, PhD in Management Candidate and Stylsize CFO (left) and Dan McCann, Founder and CEO of Stylsize (right)
Why did you choose New York City to turn your idea into reality?
Finance, Tech, Fashion - NYC has it all! There is no better place in the world for this innovative idea to take off and sustain speed. We are thrilled to have the opportunity to learn more about doing business in NYC and would love to call it home!
What, to you, are the most important qualities for becoming a successful entrepreneur?
Persistence, vision and the never-ending hustle are all essential to pushing forward in the right direction despite potential setbacks or challenges.
What are you most excited about seeing in New York?
The high-caliber and inspiring entrepreneurs from around the world and Broadway!
It's NYC Next Idea week! Come see these and other finalists compete in the Final Round tomorrow at Columbia University.