NOT ONLY IS CYNDI RAMIREZ A BRAND AND BUSINESS MANAGER AT OUR FAVORITE FASHION TECH COMPANY, THIRD WAVE FASHION (HTTP://THIRDWAVEFASHION.COM), BUT SHE’S ALSO THE CREATIVE GENIUS BEHIND TASTETHESTYLE (HTTP://TASTETHESTYLE.COM), A BLOG WHERE SHE CHRONICLE

Resume: Cyndi Ramirez is currently the Brand & Business Manager at Third Wave Fashion, a company that's all about the intersection of fashion & technology. Prior to her work at Third Wave Fashion, Cyndi was a freelance producer and marketing strategist, aiding small businesses in several projects. Her background in hospitality also lends to her robust knowledge of the restaurant and nightlife industry and this diverse background has most recently lead to her latest venture, Taste the Style -- a blog that introduces both food and style combined.

Path to the top: "It's been quite a journey of 'finding my way' in such an insanely competitive city. Everyday I challenge myself to think outside the box and do something that can set me apart from others, whether it's in conceptualizing a strategy for TWF, or potential collaborations for Taste the Style."

Defining moment: "Anytime I hear exciting news from a client. I get such a thrill when I find out that our services has attributed in their success, whether it's in acquiring them press or landing them a partnership. Any time I have something to do with someone else's success, that's a defining moment in my career."

Statement piece: "I'm the kind of person that wears something out until I get sick of it. Right now, I can't take my Illesteva sunglasses off. The pink lenses are a nice contrast to my other current obsession, my Ruby Woo by Mac lipstick! And of course when it comes to a perfect business dress, it's go emploi or go home!"

All images are by (c) Constantine Gorelick photography