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Foot Work: Basics of Sneaker Design at Agenda Emerge Recap

On January 6th, we held Foot Work at Agenda Emerge in Long Beach during a series of workshops presented by Project Cobalt. Our workshop was instructed by Jason Mayden, former Senior Global Design Director for Jordan Brand. He is now Vice President of Design for MarkOne (makers of Vessyl) as well as a fellow at Stanford’s d.school. Bringing his vast knowledge on design […]

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Foot Work: Basics of Sneaker Design

Designing your own sneaker all begins with the proper guidance and tools. Behind The Hustle & Project Cobalt present Foot Work at Agenda Emerge in Long Beach on January 6th, 2015. Led by former Senior Global Design Director of Jordan Brand, Jason Mayden, this workshop will teach you the fundamentals of sneaker design. To put that […]

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Behind The Hustle Initiations: Hustle + Sew on July 12th

On Saturday July 12th, we will be hosting Behind The Hustle Initiations: Hustle + Sew in LA. Under one roof, fashion industry giants come together to offer secrets of the trade, while providing that much needed mentorship lacking these days. Hustle + Sew came to fruition keeping the serious fashion entrepreneur in mind. After the “ideas” phase, most […]

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Behind The Swoosh Career Panel in Full

On October 20th, we had our Behind The Swoosh career panel at the Nike Montalban with Jacques Slade (Blogger for Nice Kicks), Fran Marchello a.k.a. Franalations (Video Blogger/Product Reviewer) and Jason Markk (Entrepreneur). The panel was moderated by the lovely Keta Meggett. All with careers inspired by Nike Sportswear, our panelists shared their experiences to their current successes in addition to offering up some advice […]

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Behind The Swoosh Career Panel Recap

On October 20th, we had our Behind The Swoosh career panel at the Nike Montalban theater in Hollywood. Moderated by Keta Meggett, on the panel was Jacques Slade (Blogger for Nice Kicks), Fran Marchello a.k.a. Franalations (Video Blogger/Product Reviewer) and Jason Markk (Entrepreneur). It was a fantastic event with a great turnout. We continue to be inspired by not only our panelists’ stories and advice […]

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Behind The Hustle Career Panel: Behind The Swoosh

We’re in age where non-traditional careers are more of a viable option than ever before. Because of all the successful individuals who have cool people with cool jobs and/or have started cool companies, today’s generation is getting more inspired to be in position similar to theirs. Some people are not only gaining inspiration from others’ […]

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Watch The Fashion Forward Career Panel In Full

On June 30th we hosted the Fashion Forward career panel at the Magic office in Santa Monica. Moderated by the lovely Paula Miranda, our panelists designer Melody Ehsani, designer Lanie Alabanza-Barcena (Hellz Bellz/BOTB) and stylist/costume designer April Roomet shared their inspirational stories and insightful career advice. Watch the career panel in full below. Part 1 of 2 Part 2 of 2

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Passion Projects Career Panel Recap

On Saturday, August 25th, we had our Passion Projects career panel with DJ Vice, Levi Maestro & Terence Dickson at the Movement Lifestyle studios in North Hollywood. It was another great event with a great turn out. Vice, Levi & Terence shared their stories, gave some advice & inspired everyone to continue to follow their passions. Check out all the photos from […]