Katy Klassman

Director of Retail, FLOR
Chicago, IL, United States

About Katy

TED Conferences

TEDActive 2013, TED2009

Areas of Expertise

Organizational Development, Sales & Sales Training, Instructional Design, Youth Activism, Leadership Development & Team Building, Retail Strategy & Retailing

An idea worth spreading

My life changed when I heard Dave Egger's wish at my first TED in 2008 and decided to help fulfill it. Your local public schools need you!

I'm passionate about

The future of retail, youth-led development, seeing the world's master works in person, 826CHI, education, non-touristy travel, metalsmithing, GIVING MORE, EXPECTING LESS!

Talk to me about

The future of Retail, 826CHI, what it was like to be an American living in the USSR in 1989, art, Burning Man, my two years of playing Annie and how TED has changed my life

Favorite talks

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