Matilda Kalaveshi's introduction to the international fashion industry started at an early age in Europe. After transitioning into the buying world when she joined Macys Corporate Inc, she completely fell in love with retail and the business side of the fashion world.

For the past 18 years, she has worked for numerous retailers in the southeast region and has held different positions such as fashion buyer, planner, senior buyer, fashion director and consultant. She currently runs her own retail consulting boutique, EMP Retail Consulting, where she helps brands and retailers build and grow profitable businesses.

Take a listen as Michelle & Matilda discuss retail business strategies and how to efficiently optimize your business for maximum profit.