President, Founder, & Creative Director of Adiff
BACKGROUND / Professional and educational background:
BFA in fashion design from Parsons School of Design at The New School, New York
ACHIEVEMENT / What does the project/initiative/startup/company you will be presenting at the Positive Economy Forum consist of?
Adiff is a humanitarian fashion outerwear brand dedicated to addressing global issues through design, creating innovative products, and performing large scale donations. The current collection consists of designed solutions to aid refugees.
LOCATION / Where do you lead your project/company (city, region and country)?
New York, NY, USA
IMPACT / How do you evaluate the economic, social, politic and environmental impact of your project / action?
This project challenges the existing identity of the fashion industry, while also providing innovative and highly responsive designs to those in need. It generates social and global awareness, using an unexpected and unprecedented platform as a movement for change, and transforming it into a leading industry in philanthropic initiatives.
QUOTE / A sentence, quotation or a word that best describes you
Angela Luna is a solution-based designer driven by solving problems through innovation.