Beryl Phala - Founder and Managing Director - Fashion Writer & Former Teacher.BA Hons Fashion, MSc Management. Interior Design & Styling.MIntLM
Beryl has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the garment and fashion sector. Gained through working as a garment technologist in Botswana for more than 10 years and through collaborations with leading fashion organisations such as British Fashion Council, British Council, Limkokwing University in London and the Botswana High Commission in London. She also brings in her retail sales and customer service experience gained through working at Selfridges as an Account Manager in Manchester UK. Some of her unique collections have been showcased in various fashion events in UK and have been nominated twice for fashion awards.
Juanita Phala - Sales and International Marketing Director - Wedding Planner.BTech. Quantity Surveying.
Juanita brings a wealth of business finance and cost cutting measures knowledge and experience into the business gained through years as a Quantity Surveyor. Her experience and skills in sales and international marketing was gained and developed through travel and working for many years in South Africa and Botswana.
Thembie Phala - Fashion Stylist and Communications Director - BA Hons. Criminology and Social Policy.
Thembie has a very good eye for detail. Her contribution in the company has been varied with her being a stylist for all the collections and taking charge of the business projects. Her wealth of retail sales and customer service experience which includes working at prestigious Selfridges enhanced her technical skills and productdevelopment within the company.
Donald ( jr) Phala – Assistant Designer and Technical Director – Music Engineering
A natural artist and devotee of music Donald encompasses his skills and knowledge of music in his unique designs. His creative flair caught the eye of fellow colleagues at a very young age when he designed stunning outfits for them. Experienced in retail sales and customer service his creativity is an eye catcher.
Fashion Awards Nominations:
1. The Inaugural International Fashion Showcase for Emerging Talent 2012, initiative by British Fashion Council and British Council.
2. The 9th Bulgarian International Fashion Awards 2013.
Partner of the National Fashion Chamber of Bulgaria outside Europe Member of the Bulgarian Fashion Week Academy Awards 2014 Assessment Panel of the Finalists From 9 Continental Regions
SOS Children's Villages
THE UNIVERSITY OF SALFORD
Professional member of Institute of Leadership and Management