Chicago Fashion Designer Honors Best Friend While Raising Heart Health Awareness

At first glance, Mike Cox seems to be the average hard-working 32-year-old man from Chicago’s West Side. But upon getting to know him you’ll find out that he’s so much more. Mike is a man with a big heart and passion for his city. He is also to the creator of SoGo, a fashion brand that represents everything Chicago.

The name of Mike’s Brand is short for “I’m so Chicago” and came to fruition as a way to honor his best friend Robert’s legacy while raising awareness for heart health. BDO was able to get to know more about Mike, his vision and his goals for his brand, his family and Chicago.

BDO: Tell us more about SoGo.

Mike (MC): “SoGo” is a brand that represents everything Chicago. SoGo is short for “I’m So Chicago. Meaning that everything I do is centered on the