Director of Business Development
Purvy’s career is shaped by experience at top brands including Reebok (technology, production and footwear development in US and Asia), adidas (Head of Worldwide Basketball business unit), Vans (Director of Footwear Development), and1 (Executive Brand Director and Brand President), Hoka One (Director of Footwear), and Algenesis Materials (EVP of Products). He has expertise in product development, sourcing, manufacturing, and quality assurance.
A journalist for more than 20 years, Jacobs has worked in newspapers, magazines, TV and new media. Most recently, she spent a decade as an editor at Main Line Today, Delaware Today and The Hunt. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, Jacobs is the author of two novels. She serves on the board of directors of Wings For Success and Valley Forge Park Alliance.