How Redwood Classics Survived – and Thrived – During the Recession

What’s a Canadian company to do when a recession hits – and hits hard? For Redwood Classics Apparel, it meant taking stock of what’s most important to them. Below, President and Founder Kathy Cheng explains how putting people first ensured that they could survive the recession. To see more from Kathy’s interview with Robert Scully, […]

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Kathy Cheng: Are entrepreneurial pitch competitions a waste of time?

Kathy Cheng, President of Toronto’s Redwood Classics Apparel, was recently asked by The Globe and Mail: are entrepreneurial pitch competitions a waste of time? For Cheng, an alum of the EY Entrepreneurial Winning Women Program, the answer is clear. Winning the EY contest offered opportunities for mainstream publicity, as well as exposure to financial and […]

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Meet the Makers: Redwood Classics Finishes Strong

Episode 6 of the groundbreaking Meet the Makers series, presented by Redwood Classics Apparel, has arrived. Redwood Classics, Canada’s leading boutique manufacturer of retail apparel and branded merchandise, gives you a look behind the seams with the series takes an in-depth look at six of their factory’s key departments – and the faces behind them. […]

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Kathy Cheng Opens the TSX with EY Winning Women

Kathy Cheng, President of iconic Canadian brand Redwood Classics Apparel and alum of the EY Winning Women program, was on hand recently to help ring the opening bell at the Toronto Stock Exchange. The event was held to recognize the achievements of previous EY Winning Women and to promote the upcoming nominations announcement for the […]

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