Sidewalk Talk with Jenny Fleiss

Name: Jenny Fleiss

Occupation: CEO and Co-founder at Code Eight & Co-founder at Rent the Runway 

Children: Daniella (5), Jake (2), Jules (8 mo)

What’s your favorite kid-friendly brunch spot in your neighborhood?

Cowgirl on Hudson

Favorite playgrounds in your area?

Bleecker Street Playground


What are your children’s favorite activities?

Children's Museum of the Arts, ice cream anywhere, Seaglass Carousel, and ice skating in Bryant Park.

What are you most strict about when it comes to parenting?

Food, sleep and not sharing drinks.

What’s your favorite way to unwind?

Going for a run or dance cardio.

Best mom hack...

Empowering dad!

Favorite quote...

"You're never fully dressed without a smile."

Funniest thing your children have said to you…

"Climbing the stairs... that's so medieval!" - Daniella, age 5


What is your favorite part about being a parent?

Everything! But I love seeing them interact with each other now that they are old enough for that.

Favorite bedtime book…

Madeline for Daniella. Mama Lama for Jake.

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