Melinda O’Rourke joins speaker panel at International Wool Textile Organisation 2016 Congress

Kennedy Luxury Group (formerly Emerald Group Investments) Chief Business Development Officer, Melinda O’Rourke, recently participated in a panel discussion at the International Wool Textile Organisation (IWTO) 2016 Congress held in Sydney in April.

Melinda spoke alongside esteemed guests Paolo Zegna, Chairman of the Ermenegildo Zegna group, Vice-President of Altagamma, (the association of Italian Luxury Brands) and Eva Galambos, owner of renowned luxury boutique Parlour X in Sydney. The session was conducted by award-winning journalist, editor, author and curator Mitchell Oakley-Smith. The panel world discussed their experience of wool within the retail sector and how they see the future of the fibre in the Luxury retail sector.