Many people think that buying a fake product is harmless, but counterfeiting is estimated to result in annual losses of over 0 billion dollars to American companies.
My company is an extension of me, so when I designed my stores I wanted people to feel that they were in my home.
When I started my company, many people said I shouldn't launch it as a retail concept because it was too big a risk. They told me to launch as a wholesaler to test the waters - because that was the traditional way.
Entrepreneurs have a great ability to create change, be flexible, build companies and cultivate the kind of work environment in which they want to work.
I grew up on a farm in Pennsylvania, where my parents raised German shepherds - we had about 30 dogs at any given time.
I love exploring New York and I think that's what is so exciting about it. You find places that you've never heard of or seen before all the time.
I've learned time management, organization and I have priorities.
I could eat gazpacho three times a day.
Big businesses can help by engaging aspiring entrepreneurs and promoting initiatives which support small businesses from within.
I wanted to help women and their families.
I just love the energy of going into different areas of New York.
I think you can have it all. You just have to know it's going to work.
Each job I had wasn't necessarily the perfect job, but I always talk to young women about how you really have to take certain things from each job and learn from that and then move on to something you really want to do.
I think women want to look beautiful. I think that's an important thing. It is relevant.
It's very passe to think women want to spend a fortune on clothes.