Leslie Cohen Cohort 2 Companies (Apr 2016 to Jul 2016), Companies

WearAway is a B2B online rental platform for the entertainment, media and fashion industries. Starting with wardrobe and prop rentals for film, TV and advertising projects, we are expanding a $7B underserved market by bringing old-fashioned rental businesses online, onto one platform, for the first time. We help productions save time, money and hassle, meanwhile increasing revenue, customers, and exposure for our vendors.

Lee Greene, an international fashion model turned tech startup entrepreneur, began her journey into the technology world working as an Associate for Launchpad, a top technology startup accelerator. Propelled by her extensive fashion industry experience and guided by her strong entrepreneurial spirit, Lee uncovered a $6B wardrobe rental market and created her startup WearAway, a B2B online wardrobe rental marketplace. She was awarded the Female Entrepreneur Scholarship to attend Draper University and became a top 10 Finalist in the Women Founder’s Network fast pitch competition.