Amber Venz Box
A digital-style influencer herself, Amber Venz Box conceptualized and launched rewardStyle at the age of 23 as a solution to monetize her fashion blog, venzedits.com. Amber has worked on all sides of the fashion industry—as a shop girl, an editorial fashion stylist, a fit model, a retail buyer, and a jewelry designer. Her intimate understanding of the fashion industry, along with first-hand experience as an influencer, has helped to fuel rewardStyle’s global success. rewardStyle is the global backbone of the influencer industry. An invitation only platform for brands and influencers, the technology company empowers 25,000 influencers to be economically successful through an ecosystem of innovative technology, growth consulting and global brand relationships. rewardStyle also launched the LIKEtoKNOW.it app in March of 2017, attracting more than 1 million users in the first 9 months, beating Pinterest, Facebook, Tumblr and Twitter to the milestone. LIKEtoKNOW.it is a new generation blogging platform for influencers and for consumers, it is the world’s largest contextual shopping app. Last year, consumers purchased more than $1.1 billion in products through the rewardStyle/LIKEtoKNOW.it channel. Amber has been named Forbes’ 30 Under 30, Fast Co.’s Most Innovative, Glamour’s “Woman of the Year” for Technology, Fashion Group International’s Innovator of the Year, a Business of Fashion 500, Entrepreneur magazine’s “15 Female Entrepreneurs to Watch,” Fasto Co.’s Most Creative People, and she was invited to speak at SXSW in 2018 as a featured session speaker for the third year running.