Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Designer: Marc Ecko

Marc Ecko

Inspiring Interview

Born Marc Milecofsky in East Brunswick, New Jersey, Ecko was raised in Lakewood, New Jersey. His mother was a real estate broker and his father was a pharmacist. He has an older sister, Shari, as well as a twin sister. Today Ecko resides in Bernardsville, New Jersey with his wife Allison Rojas, whom he married in October 2000. They have three children. He started selling T-shirts in the mid 1980s, and founded his clothing brand ecko in 1993. Marc Ecko Enterprises has grown to include many separate ecko unltd. apparel and accessories lines, the contemporary Marc Ecko “Cut & Sew” collection, G-Unit Clothing Company, Avirex Sportswear, Complex magazine, and Marc Ecko Entertainment, a full service production company, with a focus on interactive entertainment. In 2004, Marc Ecko Enterprises reported international sales of approximately $1 billion. Ecko has been included in New York magazine’s “Influentials” list, Detail magazine's list of “Most Powerful Men Under 38”, DNR’s “Power 100 List” and Crain’s New York Business “40 Under 40” list.

Marc Ecko Office Pictures

1 comment:

  1. Mark Ecko is a true artist. A purveyor of passion. This dude has created a multitude of styles including my favorite, Mark Ecko Cut and Sew ..I especially love Ecko sweaters. From men urban fashion to comics, video games and magazine, this guy is a true artist. I just bought this cool Ecko Cut and Sew shirt Mark Ecko is the dude