with Justin Brady
Episode 33 - Barry McGeough
Group Vice President at PVH Innovation Next. Mar 1st. 2017
Barry McGeough is Vice President at Innovation Next, which is PVH Corp's in-house innovation agency. PVH owns iconic brands like Calvin Klein, Speedo, Tommy Hilfiger and many others. Barry is committed to growing iconic global brands by creating award-winning, innovative technical solutions for apparel, gear and footwear that performs and appeals.
On this episode, Barry talks about why the new Speedo fins have tubercles inspired by a whale, a major setback in his professional career, and how he got his start in punk rock. He also surprises me when I learn a hidden advantage his in-house innovation agency has.