Founder & Owner of non-traditional bridal company Lady Evelyn. A one-woman show, I have created and organized everything from making the website to styling and producing the photo shoots to designing and making my hand the gowns and accessories to PR and marketing myself into getting published on national and internationally recognized magazines inside and outside of the bridal industry.
Supervisor and Regional visual merchandiser of Leeds Flagship, I worked closely with corporate to ensure growing sales of all product. Other job duties included VM for the Coast concession stores in the North, supervisor of the Flagship team in Leeds, and constant feedback of the new clientele Coast was trying to reach (I was part of the demographic) where I would aid in social media problem solving and give insight on how best to reach the new target market for Coast.
Founder and writer of personal fashion blog, Jade Rose Blog. Duties included content creation, photo shoot production, wardrobe styling, PR, social media management, and building relationship with top brands. Featured nationally in print and online in magazines of Vanity Fair, Teen Vogue (US), People Style Watch, and through countless online websites and blogs for my personal style and taste. MY blog rose to popularity after obtaining campaign after campaign for street style posts in working with international brands like H&M, Macy's, Warby Parker, Tieks, to name a few.
Traveling wardrobe Stylist for feature films, Philips company, and many editorial bridal photo shoots published in magazines.
My job duties were varied and played a key role in building this start-up into a multi-million dollar company. This is where I gained experience in everything from graphic design using Photoshop skills for PR and web design, to being a merchandiser, to assisting in the creation of collections and making of garments and accessories, to photo shoot production and wardrobe styling, and certainly aiding in the growth of the online social media presence.
One-on-one and classroom teaching with specific goals for each child. Assist therapists, specialists and teachers to implement behavioural strategies and program modifications in accordance with a student’s Individualized Education Program.
A blended programme between the School of Design and the School of Business, I have received a well-rounded education of business within the fashion industry, from marketing to entrepreneurship.
3rd place award in a business plan competition for young entrepreneurs trading less than two years.
The first Enterprise SCholarship Prgramme in the UK to recognize and award future Entrepreneurs who are doing great things in business within the UK.