Kathy Cheng was first introduced to the manufacturing industry and the world of entrepreneurship as a young girl, while watching her hard-working immigrant parents. Today, she is the founder and president of WS & Co., one of Canada’s leading full-service apparel manufacturers. Her in-stock promotional apparel line, Redwood Classics Apparel, sports trendy garments that can be seen in stores all across North America. Cheng is a mentor and long-standing member of the Board of Directors for the Toronto Fashion Incubator (TFI). In 2014, she was one of three Canadians inducted into The EY Entrepreneurial Winning Women program. Cheng is a forward-thinker who is committed to advocating for communities underrepresented in the fashion industry.