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#WeAreGapInc: Meet Cody

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More than the clothes we create, Gap Inc. is defined by its people. Meet some of the talented people who make Gap Inc. great. #WeAreGapInc

Cody Vidinich #WeAreGapInc

What do you do for Gap Inc.?

I lead the teams that manage the woven fabrication categories for Banana Republic Mens. It includes Pants, Denim, Suiting, Shirting, and Outerwear.

What inspires you?

Passionate people inspire me.

Style personality

Classic “American” with slight twists. Twists like patterns (camouflage, for instance). And sneakers.

Go-to outfit

Denim, sneakers, a woven shirt and a cardigan.

All-time favorite piece of clothing

A.P.C. Raw Selvedge denim that I've had for over five years.

Last purchase

An iPad Pro that I am now obsessed with.

What you’ve learned from customers

He cares deeply about what he looks like, and how he feels, but frequently does not know what he is looking for when shopping for clothes. It is our job to inspire him.

Favorite Gap Inc. moment

Cross-functional team signing the pocket bag of the approved wash for Rapid Movement Chino before we all left the factory in India.

First job

Sales porter at an Audi dealership.

Epiphany moment

Traveling the Amalfi coast, while living in London working for Banana Republic. 

Always puts you in a good mood

The beach.

Theme song

'The Cave' by Mumford & Sons.

Something people don’t know about you

I have a 1 1/2 year old English Bulldog named Bentley.

What makes you most excited to come to work in the morning?

Seeing positive comps! And the people that I work with.

What makes your job unique?

The customer and the industry are evolving so quickly, that every day presents a new challenge. 

Why Gap Inc.?

The team that I work with every day.

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