Skip to main content

The future of workwear: Comfortable, functional & high-tech

argent workwear
Sali (Sumer) Christeson '07 cofounded Argent in 2016. The women's workwear company has locations in New York and San Francisco.

Argent, a women’s workwear company cofounded by Sali (Sumer) Christeson in 2016, aims to simplify and streamline clothing options for women in the workplace. The 2007 Furman University business alumna speaks to CNN Business about how the company is changing the work attire conversation. Taking aim at women’s purses, Argent’s line includes highly functional blazers with more pockets than a pool table and other special features.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Last updated .

A chalkboard reading Furman Creative Collaborative on a table.

Innovation Hour invites students to pitch their business ideas

Organized by the Furman Creative Collaborative student group, Innovation Hour awards a grant to winners to help their startups get off the ground.

Get ready for a new school year

The class of 2023 arrives on campus Aug. 23, and classes begin Aug. 27. Opening convocation takes place Monday, Aug. 26.

New equipment grant will give faculty, students a look inside molecules

Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy has applications from drug development to renewable energy.

Take a hike (or bike ride or swim): New field guide shows the way

Nataley Williams ’21 created a Furman-area field guide for bikers, hikers, swimmers and paddlers.