How a CEO went from selling deadstock in a van to jetting off to Miami Swim Week

Bond-Eye Australia Group CEO Steve Philpott (r) with Robyn Lawley. Supplied
Bond-Eye Australia Group CEO Steve Philpott (r) with Robyn Lawley. Supplied
Steve Philpott is the CEO and founder of Bond-Eye Australia Group, the company behind the Australian swimwear brand Bond-Eye, Sea Level, Artesands and Niptuck. Before building the Bond-Eye swimwear empire, Philpott was a shareholder and creative director of the Australian activewear brand Running Bare for 13 years. Philpott spoke to Inside Retail ahead of travelling to Miami Swim Week about the nomadic beginnings of his career in fashion retail. Inside Retail: Have you always aspired to be in th

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