Business Strategy Development
MA Fashion Entrepreneurship, London College of Fashion
Featured in Forbes, Metro, Evening Standard and Elite Business Magazine, Stacia Bedford, is an accomplished, innovative and dynamic entrepreneur, who for more than three years, was the Co- founder and Managing Director of Prim & Clover; an e-commerce platform where brides-to-be were able to co-design their wedding dress using a builder containing the most popular silhouettes in bridal wear. Stacia is unit leader for MA Fashion Entrepreneurship and Innovation at London College of Fashion. She coaches entrepreneurs through the development of their business ideas and creating opportunities for international collaborations and partnerships.
With upwards of 15 years marketing expertise, and 10+ years in fashion design, retail and management, Stacia boasts a strong professional network, and has an extensive background launching various start-ups in diverse and disruptive industries by establishing operations, commercialising product, implementing benchmarks and accelerating growth. As a known strategist, Stacia specialises in brand identity, consumer insights, trend-spotting, social media and omni-channel communications initiatives; and is regularly asked to speak at industry events and universities, on panels, advisory boards and conferences as a thought leader in entrepreneurship, fashion and the bridal industry.