/// Philippe von Borries
Philippe von Borries, CEO and Co-founder, Refinery29
CEO Philippe von Borries co-founded Refinery29 with Justin Stefano from a kitchen in Brooklyn in 2005, to help people discover and define their personal style by connecting and refining the world of style. Philippe leads the Refinery29 product, marketing and commerce teams as well as oversees strategic direction of its content strategy which has been the driving force for the company’s tremendous growth and has made Refinery29 a prominent distribution channel for advertisers. Philippe got his start in digital media working at The Globalist, a DC-based international affairs startup. He graduated with a degree in history from Columbia University.