Whitney Maven is obsessed with all things fashion and business! Her introduction into the fashion industry emerged in high school when she became a runway performer for her school’s modeling troupe, called Fashion Forward. It was also during this time where Whitney was granted the opportunity to showcase her creativity and event planning skills by producing a fashion show for a local women's consignment boutique in her hometown of High Point, North Carolina.
Moreover, Whitney Maven is formally educated in the area of Fashion Business and received her education from the prestigious Fashion Institute of Technology, in New York City. In addition to Fashion Business, she minored in Economics and specialized in Buying & Planning. While attending the Fashion Institute of Technology, Whitney gained experience working in the areas of event production for fashion shows, wholesale sales, and wardrobe styling during New York Fashion Week. Whitney also gained valuable retail experience working for Victoria’s Secret and became the Executive Treasurer of her school's Black Student Union and Student Government Association.
After graduating college, Whitney moved to St. Louis, Illinois where she gained corporate experience working with popular footwear company Famous Footwear in their retail buying department. More recently, Whitney has since moved back to her home state of North Carolina and has followed her creative inkling by assuming the role of Visual Merchandiser for Target Corporations.
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