FORA.tv Speaker - Susan Gregg Koger
Susan Gregg Koger is the Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer of ModCloth, an e-tailer that sells independent designer fashion and dÃ©cor to millions of female consumers.
Ms. Koger started ModCloth when she was 17 years old, turning her love of thrifting into an online business. For four years after its launch, Ms. Koger operated the business in her college dorm rooms as she pursued a degree.
In 2006, after graduating from Carnegie Mellon University, Ms. Koger and her husband and company Co-Founder Eric Koger, decided to expand the business model and add vintage-inspired clothing from talented global independent designers to the merchandise mix. Today, ModCloth counts more than 250 employees and continues to grow. The company has been lauded for its dedication to customer engagement and is regarded as a vanguard in the social media sphere.
Ms. Koger was recognized by Inc. magazine as the #2 Top Entrepreneur under 30 and was named one of the Best Young Tech Entrepreneurs by BusinessWeek in 2010.