Christie Garton

Christie Garton

Founder of UChic

Christie Garton is an award-winning social entrepreneur, author and creator of UChic, a social commerce company whose product sales empower their teen girl consumers through scholarships. Through its #1000Dreams campaign on Indiegogo (keyword UChic), the company aims to fund production of its first product, the "Gracie" computer case, and first 10 scholarships. Christie is the author of the best-selling college guidebook for women, U Chic: The College Girl's Guide to Everything (Third Edition, Sourcebooks 2013) and co-author of Marketing to Millennials: Reach the Largest and Most Influential Generation of Consumers Ever (AMACOM 2013). Christie has contributed to USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, The Huffington Post and U.S.News & World Report, and holds a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania.