Nancy Youssef is founder and President of start-up, Curves with Purpose, a women’s size inclusive e-commerce platform which utilizes sophisticated digital measurement tools to help women navigate through the murky waters of sizing across brands.
Nancy had previously served as senior vice president, international business development for Canton, MA-based Destination XL group, the largest omni-channel specialty retailer of big and tall men’s apparel.
Prior to joining Destination XL, Youssef was vice president, international business development for NYSE-listed Genesco, Inc. where she was responsible for growing the footwear and apparel retailer’s portfolio of brands outside the U.S. In this role she successfully directed the entry of the Fortune 1000 company into more than two dozen countries around the world.
Prior to that, she served as senior brand manager for interactive multichannel retailer HSN, Inc. and also has led business development for fashion apparel and accessories importer and distributor SAS-Egypt.
Youssef earned her B.S. in Marketing from The Pennsylvania State University with focuses in Accounting and French & International Studies. Nancy has also completed International Fashion Design studies at the Instituto Marangoni in Milan, Italy. Which gave her an opportunity to become fluent in her fifth language, adding Italian to Arabic, English, French and Spanish.