By Melanie Zhang l June 14, 2021
Montgomery Township native Molly Russo created VAI Swim as a passion project in 2020, taking advantage of downtime during the pandemic. A 2014 graduate of Montgomery High School, Russo says she was influenced by her father, Vincent Russo, who is now retired but had co-owned and operated Accutest Laboratories, the third largest full service environmental testing company in the United States.
“I always admired his entrepreneurial mindset,” she says. “I knew since I was little that one day, I wanted to own my own business in the fashion realm.”