Join us for a conversation with fashion and merchandising expert Kerry Baker. Kerry will speak about her path into the industry and how to navigate a new climate for small brands and businesses. If you want to gain insight on starting or maintaining a career in the competitive industry tune in.
Kerry Baker began her career in the fashion industry in 2008 after graduating from Drexel University in Philadelphia, where she majored in Design and Merchandising. She spent ten years of her career at the contemporary womenswear collection, Milly by Michelle Smith. Managing Wholesale and Merchandising for three of the brand’s collections, Milly Eveningwear, Milly Cabana, and launching the children’s wear line Milly Minis with the cofounders.
After Milly, Kerry spent two years at Draper James, a lifestyle collection founded by Reese Witherspoon, joining their team to launch the wholesale division. Kerry is currently the Chief Merchant at EGG New York, an affordable luxury children’s wear brand based in New York City. Additionally, Kerry founded her consulting business in 2020, Bakerry Brands, offering wholesale and merchandising consulting for emerging and established brands that need guidance for success.