Resume: "My degree in Fashion Marketing and Merchandising started my journey in the fashion world. I've been quite fortunate to work as a Senior Brand Manager for such luxury brands as: Issey Miyake, John Varvatos, Saks, Etro and a variety of boutique labels."

Path to the Top: "Getting a foot in the door of the Fashion Industry can be daunting. It's an extremely competitive world where one has to keep up with rapidly changing trends and a demanding audience. One has to have a burning hunger and confidence to break through the seemingly impervious Wall of the Industry. As I have always been intrigued and fascinated with the numerous facets of the business, I simply made it my goal to fully immerse myself into the world of fashion. I have achieved this goal, and continue to reach for even higher plateaus."

Defining Moment: "After working as a junior sales associate, I was presented with an opportunity to step up into a management role. I leaped blindly forward, and, thankfully, have never looked back."

Statement Piece: "With designs this great, it's no surprise that emploi has been turning heads. Feminine shapes, abundance of color and easy to wear styles are sure to make this up and coming designer a fixture in the Fashion World. The Worth dress embodies all these characteristics and then some - plus it clings to my body in a way that's both comforting and empowering."