CEO & Co-Founder
Born and raised in Mississauga, Ontario, Stephanie Lipp has always had an eye for beauty and a thirst for adventure. After receiving an education in art and photography, Stephanie worked for some of the top commercial photographers in Canada. She continued to flex her creative muscles and was commissioned to do fashion portraiture, graphic design and digital marketing. Seeking a new adventure, Stephanie and her partner Leo started their own gourmet mushroom farm and moved to a small coastal town on the island of Newfoundlandd. After participating in a pre-accelerator, Stephanie and Leo made a big pivot and co-founded a cleantech company that produces a mycelium-based leather alternative. Stephanie has come full circle, combining her passion for creativity and entrepreneurship, to create a circular solution that will be used by big brands all over the world.