Who is Emma Grede?
Emma Grede is a self made businesswoman. She is a founder and CEO of Good American, a founding partner of Skims, and co-founder of Safely. In this article, we have covered everything about Emma from her personal life to her business life.
Emma Grede Age
Grede is 40 years old as of 2022. She was born in 1982 in London, England.
Emma Grede Height
Grede stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches.
Emma Grede Education
Emma studied business at the London College of Fashion. Nonetheless, she dropped out of college after receiving an internship at Gucci. She quickly drew the attention of Inca Productions, one of Europe’s top producers of fashion shows and events.
Nationality & Ethnicity
Grede holds British nationality. She was born to a an English mother and a Jamaican and Trinidadian father. She was raised solely by her mom in the Plaistow neighborhood of London. Emma is the first Black woman to hold an investment role in the well-known ABC series Shark Tank.
Emma Grede Husband
Grede is married to a Swedish national, Jens Grede. They are blessed with four children namely Grey, Lola and twins Lake and Rafferty. The family moved to Los Angeles in 2017 where they live up to date.
Emma Grede Net Worth
Grede has an estimated net worth of $365 million. She generates her income from her business ventures.
Emma Grede Skims
Jens Grede and Kim Kardashian launched the American clothing and shapewear company Skims together. The company emphasizes diversity and body positivity throughout the entire brand and uses inclusive sizing.
Kanye West, Kardashian’s ex-husband, was credited with serving as the business’s “Ghost Creative Director” and designing its unique logo. With its original debut, Skims made over US$2 million in profit and sold out of its stock in under 10 minutes.
In its first year of operation, the business claimed to have sold over 3 million items. The business routinely uses social media influencers and celebrities to promote their brand.
Emma Grede Socials
Emma Grede Good American
Grede is the founder and chief executive officer of Good American, a high-end clothing brand with a broad size range that supports a healthy body ideal. The business was established in 2016 with Khloe Kardashian as a co-founder.
Sales of upwards of $1 million on the first day of Good American’s launch in October 2016 made it the largest apparel launch in history, further demonstrating a gap in the market before Good American’s entry.
Good American was created to accommodate a curvier, sexier, and stronger shape of woman rather than the straight body found in the old fashion industry. The company backs the nonprofit Step Up, which helps young women in reaching their full potential.
How Many Children Does Emma Have?
Emma and her husband have four children namely; Lola and twins Lake and Rafferty.