Phillippe Von Borries

The Lifestyle Platformer

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You could call Refinery29 a “fashion media site,” but that wouldn’t really cover the blend of style news, advertising and e-commerce that its founder, Mr. Von Borries, has pioneered. More and more companies, like Thrillist and Gilt Groupe, are marrying curation and commerce. Mr. Von Borries set the precedent.


The Funding Gatekeeper
Alexis Ohanian

The Digital Strategist
Aaron Shapiro

The 3-D Evangelist
Bre Pettis

The Curation Cultist
David Karp

The Lifestyle Platformer
Philippe Von Borries

The Educator
K. R. Sreenivasan

The Dream Enabler
Yancey Strickler

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