Liz Bacelar is an Emmy-nominated journalist and co-founder of Together Group, a founder-led Powerhouse for Digital Innovation, Social eCommerce & Growth. Liz is credited with powering the evolution of “fashion and tech” into a B2B industry. The global conference series Decoded Fashion launched by Liz in 10 countries were produced with leading industry partners including the CFDA, the BFC, IMG, Conde Nast and Pitti Immagine. The company was acquired in 2014. Aside from her ventures, Liz served as a producer at NBC and CBS News, and her writing has been featured in WIRED UK and Techcrunch.
Katherine Cheng is the Innovation Editor at TheCurrentDaily and Head of Technology Strategy at Together Group, where she consults for clients including Farfetch, Cartier and H&M. Originally from Hong Kong, she is interested in how cultural, behavioral and technological shifts influence how consumers and brands interact with each other. Her primary focus is on leveraging emerging technologies and the global startup ecosystem to drive meaningful innovation across the retail landscape.
Richard “D-cal” Dacalos is a contributing editor at TheCurrentDaily and Technology Community Manager at Together Group, where he leads programs and initiatives with the group’s technology partners and startups. His focus is in equipping startups for growth opportunities and connecting large established brands with new agile founders. His career has been in the intersection of tech, venture capital, events, social impact, and learning. You may have seen him in Entrepreneur Magazine, HuffPost, or the World Economic Forum in Davos.
Josie Colter is a contributing editor at The Current Daily and Podcast Studio Director at Together Group, producing hit shows such as Innovators and Tatler's Crazy Smart Asia. Josie covers beauty, commerce, branding, sustainability and technology for The Current Daily.