Reducing Water Consumption in Textiles
*Organized by Lenzing Fibers
Speaker: Global Marketing, Taylor Home Fashions
Jennifer Thompson, heads Global Marketing for Taylor Home & Fashions. which creates fabrics and yarns that are colored using wildly sustainable methods. Their GiDelaveTM and Eco-Melange TM product lines have some of the most compelling sustainable foot printa in the industry. Jennifer is a veteran of the textile industry, spending over 25 years in textile and product design. After leaving Target Co. where she led textile design for woman & apparel and accessories she pledged to only work on projects that are sustainable, passionate, and progressive. Taylor Home & Fashions sustainable line does just that. Jennifer lives a portfolio life, where she combines her passion for great product & design, sustainability, and innovative company cultures. When not traveling around the world promoting sustainability and innovation; Jennifer and her husband Allen can be found in the Uwharrie National Forest where they currently live in their sustainable home and farm.