UpFront with FABRIC, Part 2: Co-Founders Angela Johnson and Sherri Barry
Sherri is a former design entrepreneur and senior marketing, sales, and operations executive with a proven track record in generating substantial revenue growth. She has supervised, with profit & loss and overall decision-making responsibility, 275+ retail stores generating US$300+ million in annual sales. She has executive experience overseeing and executing strategy for fully integrated marketing campaigns and sales efforts and proudly launched a new brand campaign that was recognized as a finalist at the 2013 North American Effie Awards. Sherri has business acumen in retailing, budgeting, financial analysis, strategy development, team building, communications, and supply chain logistics. She started her own apparel company, Design Intoxication, in 2006 and launched lines under the labels TeamCouture and CompanyCouture. The struggles of manufacturing in California ignited her passion for creating a reliable local resource for emerging designers. Sherri Barry is a true entrepreneur at heart and is a recipient of numerous awards and recognition.