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Team AKIRA Style: Meet Berke

~ Sporadic. ~ It depends on my mood, where I’m going, who I’m hanging out with and how much time I have to get ready. Whether I like to admit it or not, I shift my style according to current trends a lot of the time. Like I never would have imagined wearing something with red roses all over it, but I just bought a …

Team AKIRA Style: Meet Josh

~ Vintage, coordinated & eccentric. ~   Your position at AKIRA Director of Inventory Processing and Logistics, Warehouse Manager. Your AKIRA style picks… I’m loving all these two-piece sets! Two-Piece Sets and this catsuit. Tattoo Catsuit One wardrobe must have… My Diptyque Colognes; they go with everything! If you could steal anyone’s wardrobe whose would it be? Debbie Reynolds’ – if her collection were still …

Team AKIRA Style: Meet Miki

~ A mix of casual, sporty & flirty. ~ I think my style is chic and modern without being overdone. I tend to follow the latest trends, but don’t let them dictate what I wear. Your position at AKIRA… Graphic Designer. Where do you draw your style inspo from? People I admire or see as style icons. I also draw style inspiration from culture and travel …

Team AKIRA Style: Meet Balaga

~ Ever-changing, always seasonal, confident & sexy. ~ Your position at AKIRA… In-Store Visual Buyer. AKIRA style picks… Anything that’s a two-piece set or off-the-shoulder. Shop Two-Piece Sets Where do you draw your style inspo from? Everywhere. Music, food, art, my friends, emotions. Really anything that hits a cord in my brain that makes me excited and feel in the moment. What were you like in high …

Team AKIRA Style: Meet Stan

~ Eclectic and bold. ~ Borderline (or just full-blown) Euro-trash – sometimes, though. Your position at AKIRA… Administrative Coordinator (Finance Team). What did you study in college? Finance. Where do you draw your style inspo from? Josh Clark (the head of Inventory) & Young Thug. If you could steal anyone’s wardrobe whose would it be? Josh Clark. What’s playing at your desk right now? Pick …

Team AKIRA Style: Meet Jess

~ Cholo-Goth. ~ Your position at AKIRA…  Sample Coordinator. AKIRA style picks… PUMA X FENTY Cracked Creepers Now or Never Lace and Mesh Detail Bodysuit Sleek Moves Lace Up Detail Leggings Where do you draw your style inspo from? Lady Gaga. If you could steal anyone’s wardrobe whose would it be? My friend, Barbie (BB). @barbiedollstyles One wardrobe must-have…  A leather jacket. What is one beauty essential you …

Women Of Influence: Interview with Genevieve Thiers, founder of Sittercity.com

We had the pleasure of sitting down and chatting with Genevieve Thiers, found of Sittercity.com, a platform that connects parents and qualified sitters/nannies. We talked everything from starting her career to her favorite apps. Check out the interview below! Feel free to add additional questions in the comments field, Genevieve will respond directly! Have you always wanted to the end up where you are now? What inspired you to …