Victoria’s secret, Project Runway, vitamin water. These names must surely sound familiar to you, for they have rapidly become part of the daily lives of many people all over the world. What do they all have in common apart from being smashing commercial successes? Well, behind them is surely a lot of talent and bright ideas to be able to innovate in the way they all have been able to. But what they most clearly have in common is the collaboration of Desiree Gruber in the development of each and every one of them. Desiree Gruber is an innovator and business woman who specializes in bringing ideas to life without being tied down to a narrow field, for she works with companies across diverse industries, such as model Heidi Klum, New Balance, Toys r us, coty fragrances, and many more.
Desiree Gruber DGNL is the CEO and public relations head of her own management company called Full Picture. She has been nominated eight times to the Emmy awards for her role as executive producer of Project Runway. She has also been a recipient of the prestigious Peabody award, which recognizes the most powerful stories and ideas presented in the media. Ms. Gruber has also been profiled in countless magazines, such as O: The Oprah magazine, Harper’s Bazaar, Fortune, Variety, Elle, New York Magazine, among many other publications. Her latest venture, Desiree Gruber DGNL Ventures focuses on propagating innovative products and ideas in the areas of technology, fashion, entertainment, and more.