“I never had to look for my first job in the fashion industry. I was hired by A & S Department Stores as an assistant buyer right on campus before graduation. ”
Steve has more than two decades of experience as a creative visionary, style expert, merchandiser and motivational speaker. He has held key positions at groundbreaking companies in fashion, including Marc Ecko Leather and Exsto XXIV VII (a GIII/BET Design Studio joint venture). Steve has appeared on BET Tonight with Tavis Smiley, Rap City, and Teen Summit to promote his fashion line. On the international front, he has served as a creative consultant for Virgin Islands Fashion Week.
Steve is passionate about working with the next generation of fashion industry leaders and is a dedicated mentor and member of LIM College’s Fashion Industry Advisory Board.