With $3.3B in global retail sales and over 160+ global licensees, Perry Ellis International, Inc. is a leading designer, distributor and licensor of a broad line of high quality men's and women's apparel, accessories and fragrances.
Building the momentum for the companies 50th anniversary Perry Ellis International teamed up with The LAB Miami's venture builder, LAB Ventures, and angel-investor network, Miami Angels, to launch Pitch to PERY, searching for the next great startup revolutionizing the fashion, e-commerce and retail industries. Pitch to PERY reflects the company's future-focused approach, which seeks to apply a digital mindset, technology, and product innovation to PEI's family of brands.
The ten finalists will receive private pitch-coaching from LAB Ventures and spend an invaluable day at PEI's Doral headquarters on March 13 and ultimately, pitch their ideas in-person to PEI executives during the Pitch to PERY Finals Night on March 14. The winning team will work with PEI and The LAB Miami to develop and implement a pilot program for their respective product or service, and have an opportunity to earn a long-term contract with PEI.
Stay tuned for more information on all the great things happening in the PEI space!