Rebecca Minkoff and Her Business-Partner Brother On What It's Like to Own a Company Together

Launching your own business is a scary notion under the best of circumstances, but what if you're teaming up with a member of your immediate family? Designer Rebecca Minkoff and brother Uri Minkoff, who together run Rebecca's lifestyle brand, have proven that mixing family and finances can work. Very well. How did they manage to do it? If you're attending Fashionista's first-ever conference next Friday, June 21, You'll get to hear from Rebecca and Uri—and the rest of our stellar roster of speakers—about making it in the industry.
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Launching your own business is a scary notion under the best of circumstances, but what if you're teaming up with a member of your immediate family? Designer Rebecca Minkoff and brother Uri Minkoff, who together run Rebecca's lifestyle brand, have proven that mixing family and finances can work. Very well. How did they manage to do it? If you're attending Fashionista's first-ever conference next Friday, June 21, You'll get to hear from Rebecca and Uri—and the rest of our stellar roster of speakers—about making it in the industry.

Uri and Rebecca Minkoff. Photo: Getty

Uri and Rebecca Minkoff. Photo: Getty

Launching your own business is a scary notion under the best of circumstances, but what if you're teaming up with a member of your immediate family? Designer Rebecca Minkoff and brother Uri Minkoff, who together run Rebecca's lifestyle brand, have proven that mixing family and finances can work. Very well.

How did they manage to do it? “We were raised under the same values," says Rebecca. "We have complete trust in one another.” Adds Uri, "We have complementary skill sets, yet both have competencies in the other’s zones. This allows for freedom to work, yet a great supporting structure.”

If you're attending Fashionista's first-ever conference next Friday, June 21, you'll get to hear more from Rebecca and Uri—and the rest of our stellar roster of speakers—about making it in the industry. Tickets are sold out, but click here to sign up for the waitlist. We're trying to fit in a few more people!