Phromsavanh is a passionate serial entrepreneur creating business solutions in the industry she knows best - fashion. She is an innovative brand builder with multifaceted expertise in retail, marketing, strategy, business development, and consumer behavior.
Prior to launching ModaBox, Phromsavanh served as Founder and Creative Director of women’s apparel and accessories retailer ModaListas. During this time she worked alongside talented fashion industry professionals while growing a 100 sq. ft. shop nestled in New York's iconic Limelight Shops into a 4000 sq. ft. modern woman’s shopping haven. In her four years at the Limelight, Phromsavanh also served as Managing Director and Head Buyer for men’s clothing and apparel retailer W Shops. Prior to ModaListas, Phromsavanh spent three years at luxury fashion house Burberry as a Men’s RTW Specialist and worked in general management at Limited Brands' Express stores.
Phromsavanh has a total of sixteen years experience in retail and business management. She is constantly looking for new ventures and opportunities to grow her professional portfolio. Phromsavanh is currently working on her latest project MODABOX, an online personal styling service, alongside Harvard/ MIT Co-Founder, Daniel Chvatik.
MONICA'S PERSONAL STORY
In this episode of Maker's Lane, ModaBox Founder + CEO, Monica Phromsavanh, talks about growing up in a refugee camp in Argentina, working her way up through retail in America and taking the risk to build her own dream. Get inspired by Monica's non-stop hustle and catch her honest advice for aspiring entrepreneurs.