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Neil Blumenthal

Co-founder, Warby Parker

Neil BlumenthalWarby Parker is an online eyeglass retailer that sells low cost vintage inspired glasses.  For each pair sold, Warby Parker provides a pair of glasses to low income people in more than 36 countries through non-profit partners like VisionSpring.  VisionSpring trains female entrepreneurs to give eye exams and sell glasses in their communities.  Neil co-founded Warby Parker with three classmates from Wharton Business School.

Neil speaks with Jessica about how he is helping to change the optical industry landscape by making attractive glasses more affordable to everyone, from scratch.

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