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Sophia Amoruso speaks at SXSW on Saturday, March 8
Written by Kelly Krause | January 29, 2014

Retail Fashion Phenom, Nasty Gal's Sophia Amoruso to Speak at SXSW on March 8

At only 29 years old, Sophia Amoruso has become one of the most prominent figures in retail with the success of her fashion empire, Nasty Gal. Having first sparked a cult following in her vintage venture on eBay seven years ago, Amoruso has now grown the brand into...

See Aaron Levie at SXSW on Monday, March 10
Written by Jessica Cox | January 29, 2014

Box's Aaron Levie Talks Reinventing Software for the Modern Workforce at SXSW on Monday, March 10

Aaron Levie, co-founder and CEO of the file sharing and collaboration company Box, speaks with Fortune senior writer Jessi Hempel on Monday, March 10 at SXSW.

Since founding Box out of his college dorm room in 2005, Levie has grown the company to a $2 billion...

Jade Raymond speaks at SXSW on Sunday, March 9
Written by Hugh Forrest | January 29, 2014

The SXSW Interactive Featured Session Feature: Jade Raymond of Ubisoft

Featured Sessions at the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival showcase some of the world’s most innovative thinkers. Today’s installment of the Featured Session Feature focuses on Jade Raymond of Ubisoft. At SXSW, catch her session “The Growing Impact of Games on Entertainment” session on Sunday afternoon, March 9...

At SXSW 2014, Stacy Fuller discusses how online behaviors shape reality
Written by Megan Simpson | January 29, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Sharing Rituals - Online Behaviors Shaping Reality

Stacy Fuller, Head of Social Innovation at Cake Group, will be part of more than 800 sessions at this year’s 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival. The panel she is organizing, “Sharing Rituals: Online Behaviors Shaping Reality,” will examine how social sharing is affecting our offline reality. Connect with...

Great turnout at the Brooklyn Community Meet Up on January 27
Written by Andrew McNeill | January 28, 2014

SXSW Community Meet Up Recap from Brooklyn: Cold Weather Can’t Stop the Compelling Conversations!

The weather in Brooklyn on Monday evening was frigid — but the crowd was hot as the SXSW staff wrapped up the traveling road show portion of its Community Meet Ups at Berry Park. Digital creatives from all over the city that never sleeps joined us to talk about...

Michael Schwartz discusses identity and privacy at SXSW 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | January 28, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Who Are You? From Meat to Electrons & Back Again

This March, the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival in Austin will present more than 800 sessions including many in the Social and Privacy track. In today’s Session Spotlight, we talk to Gluu CEO and Founder, Michael Schwartz, about his SXSW solo presentation titled, “Who are you?...