The Entrepreneurs

Supporting artisans

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28 April 2021

Episode 498

30 minutes

In the first part of our look at how best to support artisans and makers and to celebrate their craft, we meet Suzie de Rohan Willner, CEO of UK womenswear and homeware label Toast, to learn about its mentorship platform, The New Makers. Plus: we meet Martin Johnston and Lise Bonnet, the couple behind Amsterdam label Crafted Society, which shines a light on some of the leading Italian makers of luxury clothing, shoes and accessories.

28 April 2021

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Chapter 1

Toast

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Suzie de Rohan Willner is CEO of UK womenswear brand Toast. De Rohan Willner joined in 2015 with 20 years of experience in leading global brands and is now spearheading Toast’s mentorship platform The New Makers.

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Crafted Society

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Martin Johnston and Lise Bonnet are the co-founders of Amsterdam-based Crafted Society, a brand based on transparency and celebrating the Italian makers it works with to create its clothing, shoes and accessories.

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