Infinitely curious and language obsessed.


Founder, AF: Identity & Communications (2005 -- 2018)

Founder, Dose Market™ (2010 -- 2018)

Founder, Haute Closet™ (2005 -- 2012)

Professor, Columbia College Chicago (2013 -- 2014)

Partner, black/francis (2009 - 2010)

Stylist, Artists by Timothy Priano (2008 -- 2011)


AF, etc.

The New York Times (dose market) The Wall Street Journal (style) The New Yorker (art basel) Chicago Magazine (black/francis profile, stylist, stylist ++) Crain’s Chicago Business (dose market, personal profile) Crain's Social Media Group (social media) DailyCandy (business profile, nomination, regular mentions) TimeOut Chicago (stylist, expert, profile, business profile, nominations, dose market, regular mentions) Tastytrade (video interviews 1, 2) NBC (interview) CBS ('3') FOX (on-air, on-air, on-air) (coverage, dose market ++, personal profile) Splash WhereChicago (dose market video and print profile) DuJour (stylist profile) Michigan Avenue Magazine (source, stylist, subject) Lucky Magazine (stylist profile, contributing photographer/writer) Topshop Magazine (personal profile) (dose market, contributing writer, stylist, photographer) Vaunte (style profile) Gilt Groupe (stylist) Energy BBDO (regular speaker/educator) Nike (stylist, host, model, video) Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival (style seminar) Appearance on local, national and international style blogs like:,,,,, + +


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