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Mr. Neil Blumenthal

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Co-Founder and Co-Chief Executive...

Local Address: New York, New York, United States
Warby Parker
295 Lafayette Street
Manhattan New York, New York 10012
United States

Company Description: Warby Parker offers a simple flat-rate shipping fee for all international orders. Customer returns may be subject to a fixed return fee. We cannot provide...   more
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Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

Education

  • MBA , Business Development
    University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
  • Institute for International Mediation and Conflict Resolution
  • MBA
    The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
  • BA , International Relations and History
    Tufts University
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Neil Blumenthal
Neil Blumenthal is a Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Warby Parker , a transformative lifestyle brand that offers designer eyewear at a revolutionary price, while leading the way for socially-conscious businesses.
Prior to launching Warby Parker in 2010, Neil served as Director of VisionSpring, a non-profit social enterprise that trains low-income women to start their own businesses selling affordable eyeglasses to individuals living on less than $4 per day in developing countries. He was responsible for developing VisionSpring's award-winning strategy (Fast Company Social Capitalist Award '08, '07 and '05) and expanding VisionSpring's global presence from one to 10 countries. In 2005, Neil was named a Fellow for Emerging Leaders in Public Service at NYU Robert F. Wagner School for Public Service.
In 2012, he was named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum and one of the 100 Most Creative People in Business by Fast Company. In 2013, he received an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award and was recognized as part of "The Next Establishment" by Vanity Fair and one of Crain's "40 Under Forty". Neil serves on the board of RxArt and on the United Nations Foundation Global Entrepreneurs Council.
A native of New York City, Neil received his BA from Tufts University and his MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Neil lives in Greenwich Village with his wife Rachel, the founder of Cricket's Circle.
Social Entrepreneur Corps: Leadership
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Neil Blumenthal, Former Director of Programs, VisionSpring
Scojo Foundation
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Neil BlumenthalDirectorNeil Blumenthal, Director, is responsible for worldwide programmatic implementation, including expansion, training, and monitoring and evaluation.Mr. Blumenthal has several years of experience working abroad and began his association with Scojo Foundation as a consultant in El Salvador.
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Warby Parker's Neil Blumenthal on Focus | Read More » Warby Parker's Neil Blumenthal on Focus | Fast Company | Business + Innovation
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Warby Parker's Neil Blumenthal on Focus
As co-CEO of Warby Parker, a big part of Neil Blumenthal's role is rallying his entire team around common goals. Here he explains how focus--on product, mission, people, and consumer-facing messaging--is fueling the brand's meteoric growth.
"People can copy your model but they can't necessarily copy your brand. A brand is a point of view and a world you create."
Neil Blumenthal is cofounder and co-CEO of Warby Parker.
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Neil Blumenthal
Warby Parker & VisionSpring VisionSpring trains low-income men and women to sell affordable glasses to their community.
Equally important, it provides community members the dignity to choose whether or not they want glasses and thereby avoids the culture of dependence that often accompanies foreign aid. Warby Parker is honored to partner with VisionSpring to grow our Buy a Pair, Give a Pair business model.
Warby Parker co-founder Neil Blumenthal previously served as VisionSpring's director and helped pioneer VisionSpring's model to train low-income women to sell affordable glasses in their communities.
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