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Rosario Dawson, Abrima Erwiah Talk Voter Registration, Social Change, Entrepreneurship

New York Fashion Week is all about change, so fittingly IMG started the week with a discussion titled “Fashion’s Power to Create Change.”

Presented by Visa and moderated by Tiffany Reid, the virtual talk featured Studio One Eighty Nine’s founder Rosario Dawson and Abrima Erwiah, designer Tanya Taylor and Visa’s Mary Ann Reilly. In a wide-swinging conversation, they discussed how fashion can help to create social change, how small businesses can have a huge impact, the importance of female founders, their commitment to voter registration and the power of consumers’ voting with their wallets.

Dawson and Erwiah stressed the importance of speaking up — uninterrupted. They also championed Fashion For Our Future 2020, an initiative with other designers that offers products designed to encourage voting and inform voters. “We hope that on Nov. 3 we’re all going to turn up and celebrate our right to vote, because we can. And

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Peter Dawson leaves Maxxo Global after 5 years as Business

Maxxo Global Business Development Manager leaves after 5 Successful years

Business Development Manager Peter Dawson has decided to leave Prestigious Financial Firm Maxxo Global to pursue his own dream of starting his own financial advisory company.

During his five year tenure at Maxxo Global as Business Development Manager, he became a familiar B2B partner for many brokerages around the world, however yesterday, a new chapter began for Mr Dawson as he announced his departure from the company.

Beginning his reflection on the five years during which he led Maxxo’s international business development effort which involved working closely with electronic trading firms across Asia, Australia, Europe and North America, Mr Dawson began with an iteration of a prose often attributed to Charles Darwin, that being ‘It is not the strongest of the species that survives but the most adaptable”.

“After five and a half years of working at Maxxo, I am

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