Finding Your Way Within the Fashion Industry - Careers Event


•CV & Cover letter Clinic
•Panels discussions
•One to one support

Plus, meet the following guest speakers:
Frederica Boateng
Frederica is a Fashion Marketing and Business Management Lecturer, Business Consultant and Founder of a fashion education resource centre for startups. Her passion for education, startups and marketing developed during her time studying BA Fashion Marketing at LCF, and pursuing a Masters in Fashion Entrepreneurship and Innovation where she birthed her business.
Leila Wilders
Leila has 12 years experience working within the retail industry; From Brand Management within Menswear in Harrods to a Fashions Stylist Assistant in Australia to her current role as Recruitment Manager for KWD Solutions. KWD Solutions is a boutique luxury Fashion Recruitment Agency. Supplying staff on a permanent, full-time and temporary basis, to some of the most prestigious stores in London and Bicester Village. Leila regularly attends CV Screening sessions across UAL campuses including Central St Martins and London College of Fashion. Often being asked to talk to the students about how to start your career in Fashion.
Hannah Rafter
Hannah Rafter is the fashion editor and community manager for the fashion app Style Counsel. She is also the founder and editor of The Intern 247. A website dedicated to giving real insights into the fashion industry. Hannah has also contributed so Fashion United as a guest editor and has worked with over 7 companies and agencies in the industry.
Rebecca Haddaway
Rebecca Haddaway, Founder and Creative Director of ATARAXI graduated from the London College of Fashion with a first class honours degree and simultaneously established the gender neutral fashion brand. Freelancing in fashion show production roles for the likes of Margiela, Dior and Coach to fund her venture, ATARAXI was sponsored to show at Mercedes-Benz Malta Fashion Week. ATARAXI has been worn by celebrities internationally such as Mikky Ekko, Jamie Laing and Allan Kingdom who was featured on Kanye West's 'All Day'. Rebecca currently works for retail analytics company EDITED where she is responsible for curating their fashion and retail events in London, New York and LA.
Diana Auria
AURIA was founded by Diana Auria in 2013. She studied at Central St Martins and went on to specialise in lingerie and swim design at the London College of Fashion. Her craft and care is balanced with conscious innovation and playful style to flatter the modern woman. Diana's pieces have been featured in publications such as Vogue and Elle and have had celebrities like Rihanna, Kylie Jenner and Dua Lipa wear her designs. Diana is a proud ambassador of sustainability within the fashion industry and has spoken on the subject at various talks including one at The Royal Society of Arts. She has also worked on special sustainable projects with Selfridges and Sony.
Debora Tonet
Debora Tonet is the founder of WRT Interns a platform for young creatives working in the fashion industry. Aimed at students/graduates, Interns and freelancers they are solving the need and demand for innovative leadership amongst creatives. They provide our personal and professional services to help young creatives navigate the world of fashion. We have become the very thing we needed and we serve to direct the future CEO's of fashion.
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