Vanessa Pratt is Project Manager for The Creative Destruction Lab West. Prior to joining the CDL team, Vanessa worked for several global brands, such as lululemon, Whole Foods Market, and Kit and Ace, during early stage and rapid growth phases. She also spent 3 years at institute B, a Vancouver based incubator and accelerator, focused on supporting social entrepreneurs build impact businesses. More recently, she cofounded an ecommerce business with her boyfriend, selling modern, contemporary furniture online. She has a unique love for design and is passionate about good people, good ideas, and meaningful experiences.