Germana Uchôa

Germana Uchòa

Germana founded ESPAÇO GARIMPO in 2007. The company focusses on creating opportunities for new fashion designers and creative entrepreneurs in Brazil, through a collaborative network for fashion and design brands; and education work focused on creative economy and business for fashion students, managers and professionals through courses, lectures, workshops, debates, educational and cultural trips, business meetings and pop-up stores. Since founding Espaço Garimpo in 2007, more than 300 brands have participated in Garimpo´s pop ups and events. In 2011 Germana was selected for a coaching and mentoring program called Creative Entrepreneurs in Sao Paulo, Brazil. And in 2012 she was the winner of the YECA Fashion in Brazil.