I have worked as a multi-hyphenate in the Apparel industry over twenty years and have my MBA, Bachelors in Fashion Design and certificate in Costume Design. Primarily my work has been in juniors, children’s, and women’s contemporary apparel, however, my various experiences in the industry has led me to opportunities from designing for films, television, music videos, stage shows, and other entertainment industry jobs worldwide as well as executive level jobs supervising the production of multiple lines via China, India, and Pakistan while managing a team of twenty eight associates domestic and abroad. I am familiar with large corporate accounts including Disney, Nordstrom, Macy’s, JCPenney, Kohl’s, Target, Walmart, Dillard’s, Dancing with the Stars, NFL cheerleaders, U.S. Olympic teams, and The American Ballet Theatre.
Over two decades of experience, skills, and well received work by the apparel industry, are only the beginning of what I can bring to your firm. I have the professional experience and track record for which you are searching.
I hope to continue to obtain challenging positions providing me with a work environment utilizing my years of experience in apparel design and fashion marketing. I am team spirited and able to communicate with suppliers on daily basis. I have resources and vendors that I work with from all over the world that allow me the flexibility needed to thrive with imagination and create truly unique work. My broad knowledge of denim, knits, woven fabrics, trims, and embellishments allow me to create fashion forward designs, relevant to the branding image of my employers.
I have a solid history of effectively dealing with clients and colleagues on a regular basis worldwide. As you will see from written recommendations below, employers and clients would accredit me to not only being a visionary, but also being reliable, honest, budget conscious, and easy to work with.