Meet our Team
Our diverse team consists of the most talented superstars in their respective areas of expertise. From technical design, fashion design, brand design, fashion illustration, and costing, they represent the spirit of our company and are driven by their passion to help our clients make their undeniable mark in the fashion world.
LISA LIVES WITH HER HUSBAND AND BABY BOY, PRESTON IN RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA
Lisa Springsteel Dupre, Founder and CEO
BACKGROUND & EDUCATION
Lisa is the founder and CEO of Launch Your Collection and the author of the book, Becoming a Fashion Designer (Wiley), which published worldwide in English in 2013, and has since been translated in two languages -- Mandarin (2015) and Arabic (2019).
She manages and oversees the entire launch process for all clients in our emerging, established, and bespoke (celebrities and public figures) apparel brand divisions.
She earned my Bachelor of Science degree in Fashion Merchandising from Florida State University and she is a 19-year New York fashion industry veteran who has worked at the corporate headquarters of Ralph Lauren, Marc Jacobs, Banana Republic, J. Crew, and J. Mendel. She has a wide range of experience in the areas of fashion design, merchandising, product development, fabric and trim research, development, and sourcing, sample development and production, branding, sales, promotion, and marketing.