Don Ressler is a Serial Entrepreneur in the Fashion Industry
Don Ressler is a businessman who developed many start-ups in the fashion industry. One of his first businesses is Intelligent Beauty and FitnessHeaven.com, which was acquired by Intermix Media in 2001. He has worked in collaboration with entrepreneur Adam Goldenberg in launching businesses such as Alena Media. Together they formed Intermix Media, which was bought by News Corp, an e-commerce media conglomerate. Upon realizing that Intermix Media was being ignored, Don Ressler and his partner left News Corp and formed the Intelligent Beauty, an innovative fashion brand. He has also established a skin care and cosmetic line, DERMSTORE that sells lotions and creams online. Don Ressler is the brains behind SENSA, a weight-loss program that he initiated with the help of Dr. Alan Hirsch. Technology Crossover Ventures gave out $43 million to SENSA and DERMSTORE.
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Don Ressler’s role at JustFab
Don Ressler and Adam Goldenberg are founders of JustFab, an online fashion retailer that deals in shoes, handbags, denim, and jewelry. This company was launched in March 2010 on entrepreneur.wiki. JustFab has since grown into a multi-million dollar company that owns several other brands, including Fabletics, ShoeDazzle, and FabKids.
Don Ressler serves as one of the co-head of this firm. Since it was established, this business has received millions of dollars in financing. In 2011, this company received $33 million from Matrix Partners at http://www.latimes.com/fashion/alltherage/la-ar-justfab-wants-to-be-the-next-hm-20150402-story.html. The following year, it received an additional $76 million from Rho Ventures, Intelligent Beauty, Matrix Partners, and Technology Crossover Ventures. Having received this much funding, JustFab acquired FabKids in 2013 and expanded its business to Spain and France. The same year, Don Ressler announced that the company had been given $40 million by its investors to enter new products and accelerate the already growing business on techstyle.com. JustFab has since received over $250 million in total capitalization.