Sophie Boulanger | Founder and CEO of BonLook

 
 

Our guest on this 5th episode of The Brand is Female is fierce female entrepreneur Sophie Boulanger, CEO and founder of BonLook, the Canadian answer to Warby Parker launched in 2010 with a disruptive direct-to-consumer business model for prescription eyewear frames and lenses. BonLook now operates more than 30 stores across Canada (their goal is to get to 50 by 2020) and has caught the attention of investors who have rewarded the Montreal-based company with substantial capital support.

Sophie speaks to Host Eva Hartling about her journey as an entrepreneur, the BonLook story, the obstacles she encountered on her entrepreneurial journey and shares what she thinks of being a leader. If you’re passionate about consumer goods and stories of business growth, you’ll love this show.