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Work Experience

Hecht's

Assistant Manager Fashion Events

*Produced seasonal fashion shows and informals for various departments
*Co-produced and styled annual GQ magazine fashion show
*Co-produced and styled annual MS fashion show
*Styled seasonal catalogs and advertisements
*Styled seasonal commercials
1988 - 1991

Freelance Fashion Stylist

*Agency representation in Washington DC – THE Artist Agency
*Agency representation in Baltimore, MD – 3 West Casting
*Coordinated wardrobe for print (editorial & commercial), runway and film
*Clients included Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Hecht’s, Merry Go Round, London Fog, The Baltimore Sun, Washington Flyer, Here, Elegant Bride, Gianni Versace, Gianfranco Ferre
1991 - 1993

DIFFA (Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS)

Fashion Show Committee Co-chair

*Produced and styled fashion show benefit showcasing international designer collections
including Chanel, Gianni Versace and Mary McFadden
1991 - 1994

RAMP (Runway & More Presentations) Inc.

Fashion Coordinator

*Produced and styled fashion shows and presentations – clients included Nordstrom, Macy’s, Octavia’s, ARC of Montgomery County, Bridgewater Commons, Jaeger, Towson Town Center, Willowbrook Mall, AKA’s, Links Baltimore Chapter, Congressional Black Caucus Spouses
1993 - 2001

3 West Casting

Runway Division Director

*Developed and booked models (female, male and children) for runway division
*Clients included Nordstrom, London Fog, Hecht’s, Macy’s, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue
1995 - 1996

RAMP Model Management

Agency Director

*Developed and booked models (female, male and children) for print, runway and film
*Clients included Nordstrom, Hecht’s, Macy’s, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Octavia’s, Jaeger, Parisian, Young Americans
1996 - 2004

Washington DC Fashion Group International

Scholarship Co-chair

*Solicit sponsors and partners for scholarship fund
*Organize fundraising events
*Evaluate fashion design and merchandising, interior design students for scholarships
*Organize annual scholarship announcement and presentation
1999 - 2001

Anne Bowen Couture

Public Relations Manger,

*Produced 7th on Sixth presentations
*International coverage of awards dressing including Oscars, SAG, Golden Globes, Emmys, Grammys, and Tonys
*Styling and wardrobe for celebrity dressing red carpet and personal appearances including Debra Messing, Roberta Flack, Toni Collette, Courtney Love, Nancy O’Dell
*Worked with national fashion press including Vogue, Elle, Playboy and Harper’s Bazaar
*Produced fashion presentation for Mercedes Benz Hampton’s Polo Challenge
*Responsible for all press and media for launch of HSN collection
2001 - 2002

Country Weekly And Star Magazine

Fashion Journalist for CMA Awards

* Interview celebrities and handlers on red carpet
2003 - 2003

The Fashion Office

Fashion & Media Director

*Provide public relations and media services for fashion, beauty, entertainment and hospitality industries; clients include Mad Donna’s, Mary James Designs, Wear It Out Manuel, HOOTA, Ivy, Eye Model Management & Photography, d. marlene jewelry
*Produce and style fashion editorials, advertising and promotional campaigns; clients include Sixfifteen Magazine, Mary James Designs, Ethan James Photography, CurveStyle
*Produce and style fashion shows and presentations; clients included Ivy, Mad Donna’s,
Emmaline, Nashville Pride
2006

Fashion For EveryBODY

Fashion Show Chair

*Produce and style annual fashion show benefit that showcases real size models - celebrities, VIPs and community leaders
2007

Education

Marymount University

BA Fashion Merchandising