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Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor is an award winning fashion designer and entrepreneur who is on a mission to build her brand by carving out her niche in various industries. Her poise and grace was first evident when she won the nomination to represent her country at the Miss Universe Competition in 2008. It was from this pageant that she discovered her love for design and then went on in 2011 to enter the American hit TV-series Project Runway, Season 9. Not only did she enter the competition but she won…which catapulted her brand into the International fashion community. With the power of her brand and her strong entrepreneurial spirit back home she went on to pursue several business ventures like; The cANYAval Shop, Exhibit A, HOME and HOME Cafe She has been featured on the Forbes top 10 list for Entrepreneurs behind Trinidad Carnival. She is also an active sociopolitical activist for women's rights. Ladies and gentlemen…Caribbean Nation…let’s meet Anya Ayoung-Chee.
CMP045 - From Drug Addiction to Design Passion; featuring Johann Mohammed - Owner of African Ark Jewelry and Clothing Design
Our special guest and Caribbean mentor has been to the bottom and was resilient enough to fight his way back. In the earlier part of his life he had to face many struggles and life threatening situations due to his addiction to drugs. However, even though he was down and most persons counted him out…he was not defeated and was determined to take back his life from drugs. Today he runs his own business called African Ark Jewelry and Clothing Design. His designs were featured at Sando Fashion Week 2016; he also shows his designs monthly at the popular UpMarket. Ladies and gentlemen let’s meet Mr. Johann Mohammed.
CMP083 - Win Your Story by Imposing Intelligence; featuring Richard Young - Fashion Producer and Creative Consultant
Our special guest and Caribbean mentor is a fashion-event expert He has pioneered, directed or consulted on most of the top fashion-events throughout the Caribbean…like Trinidad and Tobago Fashion Week and the Caribbean’s Next Top Model TV show. After 30 years he is still passionate about his mission to be an ambassador of beauty for the Caribbean and its people.
Ladies and gentlemen…Mr. Richard Young.
Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor got her start in the fashion industry over thirty years ago and have remained relevant throughout the decades. Today she operates a design company which bears her name and focuses on an exclusive niche market where she caters to a cosmopolitan of local, regional and international dignitaries, public figures, models and celebrities. In 2010 she was awarded the Chaconia Medal Silver for her contribution to the Fashion Industry.
Ladies and gentlemen…Ms. Claudia Pegus.