Every one of us has an ideal: a perfect world, a perfect life - an aspiration for a better tomorrow. Though our attitudes are positive, and our choices are caring - we're limited to what we have control over. Here at Conscious Step, we strive to build a community through sustainable beliefs and honest collaborations, while simultaneously spreading knowledge for a better tomorrow and a fresher wardrobe. We aspire to work together to improve the lives of those less fortunate - not just by supporting the causes we deem as important, but also through our dedication to transparent ethical production.
"They all wore socks and all shared a passion to change the world"
Prashant has worked across the world gaining a wide-range of experience in risk management, international development, and market research. His unique background in international affairs, finance, and philanthropy inspired his vision of an ordinary purchase with extraordinary purpose. Previously Prashant worked with co-founder Hassan in founding Nepali NGO Light the Way, where he was responsible for the development of their microfinance program.
"The people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do." - Steve Jobs
A medical graduate from Sydney, Australia, Hassan combines an entrepreneurial skillset with experience across all vertical levels of the purpose sector. Following the foundation and management of Light the Way, he pursued an internship at the European Office of the World Health Organization. It was here he learnt of the UN's framework for international development, and was inspired to apply it to Conscious Step.
"Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind." – Seneca.
Adam is an international speaker and top marketing strategist, based in Sydney, Australia. Adam joined the Conscious Step team after sitting on the Board of an Australian non-profit and being frustrated by the challenges of fundraising for worthwhile causes.
"The future is here, it's just not evenly distributed."
Laura is from a quaint mountain town in Appalachia, and moved to New York in pursuit of her dreams of changing the world through fashion. She's been involved in social outreach and mentorship throughout her life and believes in the immense intrinsic value that's been placed upon humanity.
"If you don't imagine, nothing ever happens at all." - John Green
Born in a litter of 6, Diesel is a fluffy, loving Goldendoodle weighing approximately 45 lbs. He is the muscle behind the scenes and makes sure the office is always safe. Diesel looks forward to contributing in the animal-charity realm where he feels he can contribute greatly.
"The trouble with a kitten is that eventually it becomes a cat." - Ogden Nash
Sam, a New York native, has been designing since he was in the womb. After making his first social profile, on MySpace, he quickly learned HTML, CSS and furthered his education in computer science and graphic design. He is now fascinated by technology and social entrepreneurship.
"Anything lost, can be found again, except for time wasted."