Tech Powered Luxury
By Ashley McDonnell
Tech Powered Luxury is a podcast, a series of lectures at leading business and design schools and an educational platform for brands, students and anyone interested in the crossover of the luxury and technology worlds. Tech Powered Luxury deep dives into the disruptive space between luxury, education and technology. Hosted by Ashley McDonnell, join us as she addresses the shifts and synergies, opportunities and experiences, transformations and strategies shaped by the luxury and tech industry’s titans. With Tech Powered Luxury, explore the journeys of these leaders and how technology influences the roadmap of the future of luxury.
Season 3 of Tech Powered Luxury is sponsored by FarmHouse Fresh.
Tech Powered Luxury is a top luxury, fashion, entrepreneurship and beauty podcast, globally ranking and peaking at #1 in the Fashion & Beauty category.
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Season 1 is sponsored by Seabody, and Season 2 is sponsored by Soulista.
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Shana Chu: Rasing €700K to Tackle Fashion's Biggest Issue - Sizing Inconsistency - with CEO of Tech Platform "Tailr"Shana Chu started her fashion career in a division we don't see on the runway: protective garments. Nonetheless, the challenges she faced as a garment technologist are the same we see across the high street all the way to haute coutu…
Bijan Ghorbani: Storytelling Expert Who Trained 9,000 Googlers and Tech Executives Across the GlobeBijan Ghorbani is a master storyteller with an unwavering passion for enabling and empowering others. His Storytelling Masterclass has ignited the potential of over 9,000 of Googlers across the globe and within the tech industry worldwide, e…
Lauren Ingram: Former #SheMeansBusiness Lead at Meta and Founder of Women of Web3Lauren Ingram is the Founder of Women of Web3, a community helping women make the leap into the world of Web 3.0 through job opportunities, learning resources and connections. She is a marketing leader with experience in…
Heat: The Luxury Mystery Box Backed by LVMH Luxury Ventures - Making Deadstock Desirable with co-Founders Mario Maher and Joe WilkinsonMario Maher and Joe Wilkinson are the co-founders and creative geniuses from Sheffield, England, behind the mystery box that's shaking up the luxury industry and tapping into the Male GenZ Market: Heat. Heat launc…
Michaela O'Shaughnessy: Making it in Manhattan, from MTV to the Met Gala, Teen Vogue and InstagramMichaela O’Shaughnessy grew up in County Galway, Ireland. When her dream of becoming a doctor shifted towards embarking on a summer adventure in New York, the biomedical scientist found a city and new career that captured her attention: the …
From Paris Fashion Week to Everest Base Camp with Ashley McDonnellIn this bonus episode of Tech Powered Luxury, Ashley McDonnell talks us through her first month since moving back to Paris, France.Ashley started her first day back in the city for the Ireland vs. South Africa, Rugby World Cup match in Stad…
IrelandsEye: Where Knitwear and Haute Technology CollideIrelandsEye is an Irish knitwear brand that embraces technology, tradition, sustainability, and style. Founded over 35 years ago, the brand remains family-owned and creates premium knitwear at their production site in County Dublin, Ireland.
Pavan Beauty: Opening the World's First Luxury Henna Bar at Selfridge's LondonPavan Ahluwalia-Dhanjal is a world-renowned henna artist, bringing an Indian beauty ritual to the globe with a luxury and digital-first approach. With two Guinness World Records for being the fastest henna artist on the planet, Pavan was also awar…
Laurent Piffaut: A Luxury Veteran, from Chanel and Dior to McQueen and Prada - How can Dweet Match Talent with Opportunity?From initially studying finance to pivoting to luxury fashion, Laurent Piffaut - Co-Founder and Co-CEO of luxury careers platform Dweet - has embraced the power of AI to empower a global network of luxury experts looking to match talent with oppor…
Carlota Rodben: Former Prima Ballerina, Open Innovation Manager at Chanel and Publishing Two Books Before 30Carlota Rodben, a Zillennial global nomad and former prima ballerina based between London and Paris, has distinguished herself as a two-time author before the age of thirty, and an innovation specialist in the luxury industry. This week, Carlota's…