ESP Trendlab was founded in 1979. Today, it encompasses a visionary, multi-disciplined and accomplished team led and guided by Ellen Sideri, Founder + CEO.
Ellen Sideri is internationally recognized for her work in the field of trend forecasting and social research. For over two decades, Ellen has consulted with leadership brands on the state of design, emerging socio-cultural movements and their impact on product design, brand positioning, marketing, consumers and lifestyle.
For the past ten years, she has pursued her interest in philosophy and the humanities through coursework in New York City. She is an active member of Color Marketing Group, Fashion Group International and World Future Society. Ellen studied Fine Arts at Boston University and is a graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology. She has been quoted and featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post and WWD as well as CNBC, NBC and other media.