Form 3 A.K.A. BRANDS HOLDING For: Sep 22 Filed by: BEARD TAH-NEE

September 22, 2021 8:40 PM EDT

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FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
BEARD TRADING PTY LTD.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
100 MONTGOMERY STREET, SUITE 1600

(Street)
SAN FRANCISCO CA 94104

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
09/22/2021
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
A.K.A. BRANDS HOLDING CORP. [ AKA ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
Form filed by One Reporting Person
X Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock, par value $0.001 per share 23,354,629
I
See Footnotes (1) (2)
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Explanation of Responses:
1. Represents 23,354,629 shares of common stock held of record by (i) TF Apparel Discretionary Trust, established by deed dated October 28, 2009 (the "TF Apparel Trust"), (ii) The Simon Beard Family Trust, established by deed dated October 28, 2009 (the "Simon Beard Trust"), and (iii) The Tah-nee Aleman Family Trust, established by deed dated October 28, 2009 (the "Tah-nee Aleman Trust" and, together with the TF Apparel Trust and the Simon Beard Trust, the "Beard Entities").
2. Beard Trading Pty Ltd ACN 600 219 856 (the "Trustee") is the sole trustee of each of the Beard Entities, respectively. Tah-nee Beard is the sole director and secretary and the sole shareholder of the Trustee. Tah-nee Beard has sole voting and dispositive power over 23,354,629 shares of common stock held of record by the Beard Entities.
/s/ Ciaran Long, as attorney-in-fact for Tah-nee Beard 09/22/2021
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
/s/ Ciaran Long, as attorney-in-fact for TF Apparel Discretionary Trust 09/22/2021
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
/s/ Ciaran Long, as attorney-in-fact for The Simon Beard Family Trust 09/22/2021
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
/s/ Ciaran Long, as attorney-in-fact for The Tah-nee Aleman Family Trust 09/22/2021
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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                                                                      Exhibit 24

                               September 21, 2021

                               POWER OF ATTORNEY

                      FOR SECTION 16 REPORTING OBLIGATIONS

        KNOW ALL BY THESE PRESENTS, that the undersigned hereby constitutes and
appoints each of Ciaran Long and Michael P. Keeley, signing singly, the
undersigned's true and lawful attorney-in-fact to: (i) execute for and on behalf
of the undersigned, in the undersigned's capacity as an officer and/or director
and/or owner of greater than 10% of the outstanding shares of common stock of
a.k.a Brands Holding Corp., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), Forms 3, 4
and 5 (including any amendments, supplements or exhibits thereto) in accordance
with Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the rules
thereunder; (ii) do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the
undersigned which may be necessary or desirable to complete and execute any such
Form 3, 4 or 5 (including any amendments, supplements or exhibits thereto) and
timely file such form with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission
(the "SEC") and any stock exchange or similar authority, including the New York
Stock Exchange, and including without limitation the filing of a Form ID or any
other documents necessary or appropriate to enable the undersigned to file the
Form 3, 4 and 5 electronically with the SEC; (iii) seek or obtain, as the
undersigned's representative and on the undersigned's behalf, information on
transactions in the Company's securities from any third party, including
brokers, employee benefit plan administrators and trustees, and the undersigned
hereby authorizes any such person to release any such information to each of the
undersigned's attorneys-in-fact appointed by this Power of Attorney and ratifies
any such release of information; and (iv) take any other action of any type
whatsoever in connection with the foregoing which, in the opinion of such
attorney-in-fact, may be of benefit to, in the best interest of, or legally
required by, the undersigned, it being understood that the documents executed by
such attorney-in-fact on behalf of the undersigned pursuant to this Power of
Attorney shall be in such form and shall contain such terms and conditions as
such attorney-in-fact may approve in such attorney-in-fact's discretion.

        The undersigned hereby grants to each such attorney-in-fact full power
and authority to do and perform any and every act and thing whatsoever
requisite, necessary or proper to be done in the exercise of any of the rights
and powers herein granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as the
undersigned might or could do if personally present, with full power of
substitution or revocation, hereby ratifying and confirming all that such
attorney-in-fact, or such attorney-in-fact's substitute or substitutes, shall
lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue of this power of attorney and the
rights and powers herein granted. The undersigned acknowledges that the
foregoing attorneys-in-fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of the
undersigned, are not assuming, nor is the Company assuming, any of the
undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934.

        This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the
undersigned is no longer required to file Forms 3, 4 and 5 with respect to the
undersigned's holdings of and transactions in securities issued by the Company,
unless earlier revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing delivered to the
foregoing attorney s-in-fact.

        IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to
be executed as of date first written above.

                                        Signed and acknowledged:

                                        BEARD TRADING PTY LTD.

                                        By: Tah-Nee Beard
                                            ---------------------
                                        Name: Tah-Nee Beard
                                        Title: Director
                                                                      Exhibit 24

                               September 21, 2021

                               POWER OF ATTORNEY

                      FOR SECTION 16 REPORTING OBLIGATIONS

        KNOW ALL BY THESE PRESENTS, that the undersigned hereby constitutes and
appoints each of Ciaran Long and Michael P. Keeley, signing singly, the
undersigned's true and lawful attorney-in-fact to: (i) execute for and on behalf
of the undersigned, in the undersigned's capacity as an officer and/or director
and/or owner of greater than 10% of the outstanding shares of common stock of
a.k.a Brands Holding Corp., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), Forms 3, 4
and 5 (including any amendments, supplements or exhibits thereto) in accordance
with Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the rules
thereunder; (ii) do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the
undersigned which may be necessary or desirable to complete and execute any such
Form 3, 4 or 5 (including any amendments, supplements or exhibits thereto) and
timely file such form with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission
(the "SEC") and any stock exchange or similar authority, including the New York
Stock Exchange, and including without limitation the filing of a Form ID or any
other documents necessary or appropriate to enable the undersigned to file the
Form 3, 4 and 5 electronically with the SEC; (iii) seek or obtain, as the
undersigned's representative and on the undersigned's behalf, information on
transactions in the Company's securities from any third party, including
brokers, employee benefit plan administrators and trustees, and the undersigned
hereby authorizes any such person to release any such information to each of the
undersigned's attorneys-in-fact appointed by this Power of Attorney and ratifies
any such release of information; and (iv) take any other action of any type
whatsoever in connection with the foregoing which, in the opinion of such
attorney-in-fact, may be of benefit to, in the best interest of, or legally
required by, the undersigned, it being understood that the documents executed by
such attorney-in-fact on behalf of the undersigned pursuant to this Power of
Attorney shall be in such form and shall contain such terms and conditions as
such attorney-in-fact may approve in such attorney-in-fact's discretion.

        The undersigned hereby grants to each such attorney-in-fact full power
and authority to do and perform any and every act and thing whatsoever
requisite, necessary or proper to be done in the exercise of any of the rights
and powers herein granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as the
undersigned might or could do if personally present, with full power of
substitution or revocation, hereby ratifying and confirming all that such
attorney-in-fact, or such attorney-in-fact's substitute or substitutes, shall
lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue of this power of attorney and the
rights and powers herein granted. The undersigned acknowledges that the
foregoing attorneys-in-fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of the
undersigned, are not assuming, nor is the Company assuming, any of the
undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934.

        This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the
undersigned is no longer required to file Forms 3, 4 and 5 with respect to the
undersigned's holdings of and transactions in securities issued by the Company,
unless earlier revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing delivered to the
foregoing attorney s-in-fact.

        IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to
be executed as of date first written above.

                                        Signed and acknowledged:

                                        THE TF APPAREL DISCRETIONARY TRUST

                                        By: Beard Trading Pty Ltd.
                                        Its:    Trustee

                                        By: Tah-Nee Beard
                                            ---------------------
                                        Name: Tah-Nee Beard
                                        Title: Director
                                                                      Exhibit 24

                               September 21, 2021

                               POWER OF ATTORNEY

                      FOR SECTION 16 REPORTING OBLIGATIONS

        KNOW ALL BY THESE PRESENTS, that the undersigned hereby constitutes and
appoints each of Ciaran Long and Michael P. Keeley, signing singly, the
undersigned's true and lawful attorney-in-fact to: (i) execute for and on behalf
of the undersigned, in the undersigned's capacity as an officer and/or director
and/or owner of greater than 10% of the outstanding shares of common stock of
a.k.a Brands Holding Corp., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), Forms 3, 4
and 5 (including any amendments, supplements or exhibits thereto) in accordance
with Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the rules
thereunder; (ii) do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the
undersigned which may be necessary or desirable to complete and execute any such
Form 3, 4 or 5 (including any amendments, supplements or exhibits thereto) and
timely file such form with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission
(the "SEC") and any stock exchange or similar authority, including the New York
Stock Exchange, and including without limitation the filing of a Form ID or any
other documents necessary or appropriate to enable the undersigned to file the
Form 3, 4 and 5 electronically with the SEC; (iii) seek or obtain, as the
undersigned's representative and on the undersigned's behalf, information on
transactions in the Company's securities from any third party, including
brokers, employee benefit plan administrators and trustees, and the undersigned
hereby authorizes any such person to release any such information to each of the
undersigned's attorneys-in-fact appointed by this Power of Attorney and ratifies
any such release of information; and (iv) take any other action of any type
whatsoever in connection with the foregoing which, in the opinion of such
attorney-in-fact, may be of benefit to, in the best interest of, or legally
required by, the undersigned, it being understood that the documents executed by
such attorney-in-fact on behalf of the undersigned pursuant to this Power of
Attorney shall be in such form and shall contain such terms and conditions as
such attorney-in-fact may approve in such attorney-in-fact's discretion.

        The undersigned hereby grants to each such attorney-in-fact full power
and authority to do and perform any and every act and thing whatsoever
requisite, necessary or proper to be done in the exercise of any of the rights
and powers herein granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as the
undersigned might or could do if personally present, with full power of
substitution or revocation, hereby ratifying and confirming all that such
attorney-in-fact, or such attorney-in-fact's substitute or substitutes, shall
lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue of this power of attorney and the
rights and powers herein granted. The undersigned acknowledges that the
foregoing attorneys-in-fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of the
undersigned, are not assuming, nor is the Company assuming, any of the
undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934.

        This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the
undersigned is no longer required to file Forms 3, 4 and 5 with respect to the
undersigned's holdings of and transactions in securities issued by the Company,
unless earlier revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing delivered to the
foregoing attorney s-in-fact.

      IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to
be
executed as of date first written above.

                                        Signed and acknowledged:

                                        THE SIMON BEARD FAMILY TRUST

                                        By: Beard Trading Pty Ltd.
                                        Its:    Trustee


                                        By: Tah-Nee Beard
                                            -------------------------
                                        Name: Tah-Nee Beard
                                        Title: Director
                                                                      Exhibit 24

                               September 21, 2021

                               POWER OF ATTORNEY

                      FOR SECTION 16 REPORTING OBLIGATIONS

        KNOW ALL BY THESE PRESENTS, that the undersigned hereby constitutes and
appoints each of Ciaran Long and Michael P. Keeley, signing singly, the
undersigned's true and lawful attorney-in-fact to: (i) execute for and on behalf
of the undersigned, in the undersigned's capacity as an officer and/or director
and/or owner of greater than 10% of the outstanding shares of common stock of
a.k.a Brands Holding Corp., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), Forms 3, 4
and 5 (including any amendments, supplements or exhibits thereto) in accordance
with Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the rules
thereunder; (ii) do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the
undersigned which may be necessary or desirable to complete and execute any such
Form 3, 4 or 5 (including any amendments, supplements or exhibits thereto) and
timely file such form with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission
(the "SEC") and any stock exchange or similar authority, including the New York
Stock Exchange, and including without limitation the filing of a Form ID or any
other documents necessary or appropriate to enable the undersigned to file the
Form 3, 4 and 5 electronically with the SEC; (iii) seek or obtain, as the
undersigned's representative and on the undersigned's behalf, information on
transactions in the Company's securities from any third party, including
brokers, employee benefit plan administrators and trustees, and the undersigned
hereby authorizes any such person to release any such information to each of the
undersigned's attorneys-in-fact appointed by this Power of Attorney and ratifies
any such release of information; and (iv) take any other action of any type
whatsoever in connection with the foregoing which, in the opinion of such
attorney-in-fact, may be of benefit to, in the best interest of, or legally
required by, the undersigned, it being understood that the documents executed by
such attorney-in-fact on behalf of the undersigned pursuant to this Power of
Attorney shall be in such form and shall contain such terms and conditions as
such attorney-in-fact may approve in such attorney-in-fact's discretion.

        The undersigned hereby grants to each such attorney-in-fact full power
and authority to do and perform any and every act and thing whatsoever
requisite, necessary or proper to be done in the exercise of any of the rights
and powers herein granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as the
undersigned might or could do if personally present, with full power of
substitution or revocation, hereby ratifying and confirming all that such
attorney-in-fact, or such attorney-in-fact's substitute or substitutes, shall
lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue of this power of attorney and the
rights and powers herein granted. The undersigned acknowledges that the
foregoing attorneys-in-fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of the
undersigned, are not assuming, nor is the Company assuming, any of the
undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934.

        This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the
undersigned is no longer required to file Forms 3, 4 and 5 with respect to the
undersigned's holdings of and transactions in securities issued by the Company,
unless earlier revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing delivered to the
foregoing attorney s-in-fact.

        IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to
be executed as of date first written above.

                                        Signed and acknowledged:

                                        THE TAH NEE ALEMAN FAMILY TRUST

                                        By: Tah-Nee Beard
                                            -------------------------
                                        Name: Tah-Nee Beard
                                        Title: Director


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