The Chattanooga Women’s Leadership Institute has confirmed Jennifer Fleiss, Rent the Runway co-founder and Code Eight CEO and co-founder, as the keynote speaker for their 13th annual Impact Leadership Dinner. (Screenshot: Staff)

Rent the Runway co-founder Jennifer Fleiss will speak at the Chattanooga Women’s Leadership Institute’s 13th annual Impact Leadership Dinner.

She’s replacing Jennifer Hyman, who is another co-founder of the online service that provides designer clothing and accessory rentals.

Hyman had a schedule conflict.


No other details about the event are affected by this change.

“I am so excited to welcome Jennifer Fleiss to Chattanooga to speak about strong female leadership in the startup, fashion and tech industries,” 2018 Impact Leadership Dinner Chairwoman Julie Baumgardner said in a prepared statement. “Her message on female entrepreneurship will be inspiring to hear firsthand.”

Limited numbers of tables and individual tickets are currently available for purchase online at

For more information about the event, including sponsorship opportunities, call 423-394-8173.