Karla Gallardo

Co-Founder, Cuyana

Cuyana is a fashion brand that designs women’s premium essentials with a philosophy of “fewer, better things.” Co-Founders Karla & Shilpa launched the brand in June 2013 and since then have grown Cuyana into the modern woman’s destination for impeccably crafted, premium quality accessories and apparel. Because of their direct-to-consumer business model, Cuyana is able to provide an unparalleled level of quality and design at accessible price points. The brand is headquartered in San Francisco with stores in San Francisco and Los Angeles currently.

Past Appearances

Startup School Radio: February 17, 2016

Host Aaron Harris is joined by Karla Gallardo (Co-Founder, Cuyana) and Shilpa Shah (Co-Founder, Cuyana) on the Wednesday, February 17, 2016 edition of Startup School Radio.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2016


On Wharton Business Radio

Launch Pad: December 12, 2018 Episode Featured ImageLaunch Pad: December 12, 2018

Hosts Karl Ulrich and Rob Coneybeer are joined by Eric Strasser (Co-Founder, COO, Motiv Inc.), Marisa Sharkey (President and Co-Founder, Birdies Slippers), Davis Smith (Founder, CEO, Cotopaxi), Karla Gallardo (Co-Founder, Cuyana), and Shilpa Shah (Co-Founder, Cuyana) on the Wednesday, December 12, 2018 edition of Launch Pad.

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