MEET A VERY SPECIAL MEMBER OF THE EMPLOI NEW YORK FAMILY - ALISA!

Resume: A marketing student in NYC, Alisa is part of the emploi New York family. Currently engaged in three internships, two in fashion and the other in marketing, she plans to attend law school upon finishing her undergraduate studies.

PATH TO THE TOP: "I was born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, and then my family moved to Russia. Growing up in such divergent societies made me realize that there are things that need to be changed. My older brother, who moved to America when he was 18, inspired me to start said changes by working first on myself. At the age of 17, I followed his footsteps, and here I am!"

Defining Moment: "This came for me as I stepped off the plane at JKF airport. Realizing I had made it to the world's capitol of fashion, commerce and endless opportunities, I knew my life would never be the same. All of the previous challenges I have faced helped me prepare for my American adventure, but this new world of academic responsibilities, bills, jobs, victories and defeats has been one of endless wonder."

Statement Piece: "emploi's Cornelia Dress is my favorite. It matches my personality perfectly: positive, bright, experimental yet still conservative enough to work in a variety of mediums."