Emily Raleigh is the founder of Spire & Co, the trusted online resource for ambitious young women looking for inspiration and information to live connected, confident lives. Since starting Spire & Co in high school, Raleigh has spearheaded business development, brand development, and marketing. She and Spire & Co have been awarded the 2013 and 2016 Kenneth Cole AWEARNESS Grant, the 2014 Camp Campbell Competition, led by Campbell’s Soup Co. CEO, Denise Morrison, and the 2014 Young Entrepreneurs Challenge, led by Capital One Bank, Sprint, and Front Street. Spire & Co and Raleigh have been featured in Marie Claire, Entrepreneur, Forbes, USA TODAY, Fox Business, and MTV, among others.
Raleigh is a recent graduate of Fordham University’s Gabelli School of Business, where she studied marketing, media management, and digital design.