Cynthia Schames is the Founder and CEO of AbbeyPost, bringing fashion and fit to Plus Size shoppers through an innovative body scanning technology and real-time manufacturing of Made to Measure apparel. She is a second time e-commerce Founder, having previously built the world’s largest luxury handbag consignment e-commerce business.
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- Cynthia had to dig, dig, and then dig some more, but she finally found out that what people wanted was for their clothes to fit… nothing else. Once that lightbulb went off, her company became a rocket ship headed for the moon!
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