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Sep 9, 2021
Fashion Is Entrepreneurship: No Matter the Age - 5th WWT FASHINNOVATION
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Paul Tasner took a different path from most, he started his entrepreneurial journey after his retirement, when most believe it’s “too late”. He is a true inspiration, after all, when it comes to entrepreneurship, there’s no age limit! His company, Pulpworks, designs and manufactures sustainable packaging. They offer compostable products, molded from 100% post-consumer paper waste and agricultural waste.

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Kerry
Hannon
Career Management and Personal Finance Strategist, Bestselling Author & Contributor to The New York Times

Kerry Hannon is a leading expert and strategist on work and jobs, entrepreneurship, personal finance and retirement. Kerry is the author of more than a dozen books, including “Great Pajama Jobs: Your Complete Guide to Working From Home,” “Never Too Old To Get Rich: The Entrepreneurs Guide To Starting a Business Mid-Life,” “Great Jobs for Everyone 50+,” and “Money Confidence.” She is a frequent keynote speaker and TV, radio and podcast commentator. She is also an expert columnist and regular contributor to The New York Times, MarketWatch, Forbes and the PBS website NextAvenue.org. 

Kerry’s latest book project is “In Control at 50+: How to Succeed in the New World of Work,” which will be published by McGraw-Hill in November of 2021. 

 Kerry lives in Washington, D.C., with her husband, documentary producer and editor Cliff Hackel, and her Labrador Retriever, Elly. 

Paul <br>Tasner
Paul
Tasner
Co-founder & CEO, PulpWorks Inc

Paul Tasner, Co-founder and CEO of PulpWorks has more than 40 years of supply chain experience. He has held leadership positions in ventures ranging from start-up to Fortune 100. For the past two decades, his focus has been on sustainability. Founded in 2011, PulpWorks uses paper and agricultural waste to mold compostable packaging for consumer goods and thereby diminish the plastic waste polluting our landfills, waterways, and oceans.
PulpWorks and Paul have been the recipients of more than 20 awards and the subject of more than 80 stories in the media.

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