SUSTAINABILITY: NATALIA ALLEN - This visionary is proving that style and sustainability can be one in the same. In 2005, Allen founded the product design firm Design Futurist. The 27-year-old design director's clients include Calvin Klein, Dupont Donna Karan, P&G and Quicksilver. Before starting the eco-conscious business, she studied at Parsons School of Design and was awarded the highly coveted Parsons Designer of the Year Award. â€œAny company that wants to be relevant in 10 years needs to grab hold of the idea of innovation and sustainability as core business practices and realize itâ€™s not a do-good exercise," said Allen, in the August 2010 issue of Black Enterprise. "It is a business opportunity.â€ She will debut her fashion line in fall 2011.