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    JESS RUSS

    August 22, 2014

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    Meet Jess Russ, creative genius & savvy entrepreneur behind Australia’s fastest growing accessory label Jessica-T!

    Founded in 2011, Jessica T is ย the culmination of a decade-long love of all things fashion for Brisbane-based designer and Creative Design Director, Jessica Russ.

    Following graduation from high school, Jessica was accepted into the inaugural year of QUTโ€™s new BFA Fashion Design Degree, studying alongside the likes of George Wu and Gail Reed (Gail Sorronda). By the time Jessica had graduated with Honors in 2004, she had completed a 3 month internship in Hong Kong, and was the first QUT Fashion Design student to gain full time employment in the fashion industry.

    Within 12 months of officially launching, Jessica T was stocked within over 100 stores around Australia and internationally. Two years later, Jess has achieved a turnover of $1M and continues to grow and diversify, and in September of 2013, Jessica’s achievements were recognised when she was made a Queensland Finalist for the Telstra Young Business Women’s Awards.

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