Previous owner of the successful clothing stores, HOME Encinitas and HOME North Park. With an expertise knowledge of vintage apparel and design, I have been in the forefront of emerging and top trend setting culture for both men's and women's fashion for close to 20 years. While emphasizing on forecasting trends for todays millennial market, I have also worked on assisting and producing the development of several brands; consulting pop-up retail projects; and as a vendor at all major West Coast trade shows. Additionally, while working on the development and design of HOME BRAND USA, I helped negotiate licensing agreements with famed rock photographer Bob Gruen, and the John Lennon estate. In 2015 I started working with one of the top bands ISSUES as a stylist and custom fashion designer for the promotional photos for their album Headspace, and their music video Coma and Home Soon. I also styled and custom designed for their appearance at the 2016 Vans Warped Tour, with a credit of landing the cover of Alternative Press wearing my designs. Additionally, I worked as a stylist and designer for ISSUES and solo recording artist/actor Max Schneider for for their appearance and performance at the Alternative Press Awards. Having experience as a stylist in New York, Los Angeles, Nashville, Atlanta and San Diego, I have worked close with brands and built a network of resources in order to pull looks for diverse genres, such as: lifestyle, street, couture, and athletic. Extra stylist credits include Assistant Stylist alongside Julia Reeser and photographer Tim Tadder on photo shoots for Reebok and Nike, amongst others. It’s with a deep passion for fashion and all things creative that I have found myself involved in every aspect of the fashion industry. Additional skills include, Mac OS X, Microsoft Word, Graphic, Illustrator 10.0, Photoshop, Excel, Quickbooks.