Marci Zaroff coined the term “ECOfashion” and is an internationally recognized ECOlifestyle entrepreneur, educator, innovator and expert. Founder of leading sustainable fashion lifestyle companies Under the Canopy and MetaWear, Executive Producer of “THREAD Documentary | Driving Fashion Forward,” and Co-Founder of Good Catch Foods (plant-based seafood), BeyondBrands and The Institute for Integrative Nutrition, Marci has been instrumental in driving authenticity, environmental leadership & social justice worldwide for over 27 years. Board Member of the Organic Trade Association, Textile Exchange and Cradle to Cradle’s “Fashion Positive”, Zaroff was a key figure in the development of the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) and first Fair Trade Textile Certification. Marci has received countless recognitions — including Retail Touchpoint’s “Retail Innovator Award,” New York Moves “Power Women Award,” Fashion Group International’s “Rising Star Award” and the Natural Product Industry’s “Socially Responsible Business Award”. Marci is featured in the book “ECO AMAZONS: 20 Women Who Are Transforming the World” and is a Royal Society of the Arts (RSA) Fellow and a Henry Crown Fellow of The Aspen Institute.