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Holiday Recap: Andy Dunn, Founder of Bonobos

Holiday Recap: Andy Dunn, Founder of Bonobos

The Consumer VC's Holiday Highlights

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Hey friends,

During Hannukah and Christmas, I’m going to be sharing highlight episodes from some of my favorite conversations from 2021.

Here’s a recap from my conversation with Andy Dunn, the founder of Bonobos.

Bonobos is one of the first digitally native brands and Andy shares his founding journey, including:

  • The pain point he was looking to solve

  • Managing a company based in New York and San Francisco

  • How he developed the playbook for digitally native brands

  • The insight that led him to launch guide shops

  • Retail strategy advice for brands building today

Enjoy listening!

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