Felicia’s value-added forte is igniting brand growth from conception to retail and e-commerce at a global level. Offering expert branding and business consultation, an in-depth knowledge of the wholesale industry, and a dedication to the success of her clients, she is excited to offer her expertise to designers at every stage of their career. With over a decade of experience in the Wholesale Apparel industry, Felicia has accrued a wealth of knowledge surrounding both emerging and established brands.
Kelley Bowen is a creative consultant focused on branding, fashion, and design direction. She is an imaginative, resourceful creative director with a keen eye and strategic output. Kelley directs creative for emerging and established fashion and creative companies with expert knowledge covering identity design, apparel design and development, marketing, advertising, and visual merchandising, from concept to consumer. She works to produce new brand identities and reimagine existing ones, offering brand strategy and design & art direction, developing holistic brands across all consumer touch points.
Griselda has apparel design and production in her blood. Raised in a Buenos Aires seamstress shop, Griselda learned early how to sketch, sew and turn creative visions into innovative street-level fashions. Receiving a degree in fashion design, Griselda ran her own boutique brand agency in Brazil before returning to her native Argentina to study international business. After several years in the world of import-export for textiles and apparel, her travels brought her to Atlanta, where she’s managed production lines, designed new products and provided expert creative consulting for a range of small and large producers of clothing and apparel.
Raylene is a legal counselor focused solely on the fashion industry. Her expertise includes mergers and acquisitions, divestments, intellectual property filing and protection, manufacturing compliance, corporate compliance, marketing compliance, website compliance and brand development. Raylene has a B.S. in Fashion Marketing and Management from The Art Institute of California–Hollywood, and she received her Master of Legal Studies from Washington University in St. Lewis School of Law, a top-20 law school. Raylene has received recognition from both the California State Senate and the City of Los Angeles, and she received the 2016 National Art Institute Alumni Recognition Award from the Art Institute.