Home / Knowledge / News / Press Release / Yellowbrick and Pensole team up to educate the learners

Yellowbrick and Pensole team up to educate the learners

15
Dec '19
Pic: Yellowbrick
Pic: Yellowbrick
Yellowbrick and Pensole, two organisations that share similar approach of educating in the footwear and apparel industries, have announced a partnership to educate the next generation learners. Pensole offers in-person bootcamps for footwear and apparel design. While, Yellowbrick offers online programmes, for footwear, fashion and streetwear industries.

The two companies are dedicated to preparing tomorrow’s leaders in industries like footwear and apparel. Together, Yellowbrick and Pensole will help learners identify their ideal industry role and, in the process, enable major brands to reach the innovative, under-the-radar talent needed to elevate their businesses, the companies said in a joint release.

“There’s no question that there’s an immediate need for more diversity in our industry — this is where the greatest creativity comes from and it’s a value that both Pensole and Yellowbrick share," said D’Wayne Edwards, founder of Pensole. "By joining forces, we’re able to reach a greater number of people who are passionate about sneaker and streetwear culture and we can find ways to funnel talent into the industry.”

Through this partnership, Yellowbrick will encourage its community to explore Pensole’s selective, regionally focused, in-person programmes. Pensole, in turn, will guide applicants who might benefit from a bird’s-eye view of these industries through Yellowbrick’s comprehensive online programmes. Taken together, aspiring learners will discover the right pathway for them — no matter their location, industry knowledge or skill level — and expose talent to the best learning resources and employment opportunities available.

“Our goal has always been to help the next generation discover career paths that align to their passions and aptitude, and Pensole shares that same goal in the footwear and apparel industries," said Rob Kingyens, president and CEO of Yellowbrick. "By working together, we’re increasing access and opportunity for the undiscovered talent that employers in these growing industries are actively seeking to fill new roles."

Fibre2Fashion News Desk (JL)


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Jan 2021

Industry 4.0 could transform Cambodian garment sector: ADB

Cambodia should consider developing industry transformation maps in...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 22nd Jan 2021

China leads global economic recovery

China has turned the only major economy to end up with a positive GDP ...

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Jan 2021

Bangladesh apparel exports decline 2.99% in H1 FY21

Readymade garment exports from Bangladesh declined by 2.99 per cent...

Interviews View All

Top executives, Fabric manufacturers

Top executives
Fabric manufacturers

Domestic manufacturers would get an edge over imported products

Abhishek Ganguly, Puma India

Abhishek Ganguly
Puma India

‘As a brand, Puma is always looking for new and innovative ways to inspire ...

Yash Agarwal, Hitansh Online

Yash Agarwal
Hitansh Online

Every market region has its own culture and trends

Erwin Devloo,

Erwin Devloo

Picanol develops, produces and markets high-tech weaving machines, based...

Ashish M Amin,

Ashish M Amin

Premier Looms is a leading provider of cutting-edge machinery and...

Priyanka Gandhi,

Priyanka Gandhi

Established in 2016, Surat-based Shree Ganesh Yarns is a manufacturer of...

Jacques Prigneaux, EDANA

Jacques Prigneaux
EDANA

EDANA has been the leading global association and voice of the nonwovens...

Brad Holschuh, Wearable Technology Lab, University of Minnesota

Brad Holschuh
Wearable Technology Lab, University of Minnesota

A new study led by researchers at the University of Minnesota's Design of...

Robin Grankvist, OrganoClick AB

Robin Grankvist
OrganoClick AB

Robin Grankvist talks about PFCs, additives and various chemicals used in...

Vaanee Bhatia, Gritstones Clothing

Vaanee Bhatia
Gritstones Clothing

<div>Delhi-based Gritstones Clothing offers quality and exemplary style...

Jay Ramrakhiani, Occasions Elegance Wear

Jay Ramrakhiani
Occasions Elegance Wear

It is believed that by early 19th century, Varanasi weavers had moved away ...

Sidharth Sinha, Sidharth Sinha

Sidharth Sinha
Sidharth Sinha

<b>Sidharth Sinha</b> has contributed to the successful rebirth and...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


January 2021

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Advanced Search