Sweeney began acting at age 15 after creating a business plan to convince her parents to move there Los Angeles. In 2020 she founded her own production company, Fifty-Fifty Films, to put the spotlight on aspiring female directors, screenwriters and writers. In the off, Sweeney restores vintage cars and is trained in mixed martial arts.
Sweeney’s incredible talent, entrepreneurial spirit and passion for empowering women resonated immediately with Burch. “Sydney is one of the most talented and relevant young actresses working today, but I’m equally inspired by her curiosity and her confidence,” says Burch. “She is uncompromising and empowering in her approach to acting and the business. I am excited to start working together.”
“I am really looking forward to the partnership Tory Burch as their brand ambassador,” says Sweeney. “I have been a fan of her clothing and accessories for years and admire her tireless work in support of women. I’m inspired not only by Tory’s vision and the business she built, but also by her kindness and philanthropy. I am really looking forward to the beautiful partnership and the meaningful conversations ahead.”
ABOUT Tory Burch
Established in 2004 NYC, Tory Burch is an American luxury brand known for beautiful, timeless pieces. As a designer, Tory draws inspiration from art, her family and women around the world. Her collections include ready-to-wear, handbags, shoes, accessories, jewelry, home and beauty.
Empowering women is Tory’s guiding principle that underpins her design philosophy and drives the work of the Tory Burch Foundation. Tory established the foundation in 2009 to promote women’s empowerment and provide capital, education and digital resources to women entrepreneurs The United States.
SOURCE Tory Burch