Sydney Retail Festival

Jay Mijares

Co-founder & Director of The Kickz Stand

Jay Mijares is the Co-founder and Director of Australia’s leading sneaker, and lifestyle Facebook group, The Kickz Stand. With more than 45,000+ members from Australia and overseas, the group definitely has a strong voice within the streetwear scene, becoming a vital source in where and how to cop the latest releases, and how to wear them once you’ve got them. And with a growing number of community events and local partnerships the group’s influence looks set to continue strongly. Jay is not only popular in the Sydney and all-round Australian sneaker and streetwear scene, he has over 10 years of experience partnering up with brands from start-ups to global brands such as HypeDC, Asics and G-Shock.