FORA.tv Speaker - Tarek Hassan
Tarek Hassan is President of The Tannery, a Boston-based retailer hailed as a leader in the world of boutique retail. Mr. Hassan also founded unique concept shops Concepts, The Tannery Boylston, Curated by the Tannery and his latest, Wilderness Workshop, which offers contemporary American and European outdoor brands and features an in-store bakery and coffee shop. His innovative ideas about what retailers should offer consumers have led to industry-acclaimed innovations in retail design and many noteworthy product collaborations with such leading brands as Timberland, Sorel and New Balance. Mr. Hassan is recognized around the world for his influence on - and passion for - the creation of meaningful retail experiences that educate, entertain and enlighten consumers.