Lisa Lazarus is a California native. She was born into a family of artists. The most influential was her uncle, Leon Bakst. He designed costumes and sets for the Russian Ballet. She began designing at age seven and was encouraged to continue her talent.
She earned her degree in Fashion Design from FIDM at age 22 in Los Angeles. However, Lisa credits most of her experience from working with talented teams, visiting overseas factories, New York showrooms, studying in the FIDM library and traveling abroad.
She has designed for some of the biggest names in the action sports industry including: Reef, Hurley, Pac Sun, Reebok, Target and Kohl's . She has a passion for apparel, accessories and print design. Her designs have graced the pages of many publications such as Teen Vogue, Seventeen and Surfer Magazine.
Oversee Life Cycle of Product
Design and Develop: Product, Cut and Sew Items, Fabric, Prints, Graphics and Packaging
Execute Technical Packages, Flat Drawings, Print Repeats and Original Artwork
Evolve Brand, Forecast Trends, Create Trend Boards and Presentations
Approve Lab Dips, Proto Revisions, and Track Samples
Negotiate Pricing in Overseas Factory and Ensure Executions of Designs
Ability to Manage Multiple Projects under Tight Deadlines
Proficient in CS3 Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and In Design
Strong Knowledge of Microsoft Office