Looking to become more aware of what's happening both behind the scenes, and far beyond the elusive gates of the fashion industry? Tune in Wednesdays (bi-weekly) as Idalia Salsamendi, business strategist to top influencers and fashion houses, explores her no-nonsense take on hot topics with key thought leaders impacting the world. Never miss an episode—subscribe, rate and review!
EP46 : BRITTANY HAMPTON ON RACISM IN THE FASHION INDUSTRY
SOME OF US ARE STILL SO SCARED.
Brittany Hampton has always been a force to be reckoned with, especially in the fashion industry. From working as an intern at Ford Models, to stylist at Nickelodeon, to winning the reality show, "House of DVF," to being a correspondent at E! Networks and influencer in her own right, she boldly shares her story and how racism has played its part.
EP45 : SUPERMODEL AND ACTOR ERIKA LINDER ON SUCCESS THROUGH AUTHENTICITY
THROW THE MOLD AWAY.
Modeling for top fashion houses like Louis Vuitton, Chanel, and Balenciaga, and starring in the blockbuster film "Below Her Mouth," Erika Linder's path to success has been quite the bumpy and unpredictable ride. Known for breaking the mold, and for being unapologetically real, Erika has positively disrupted the fashion and film industry just by being herself. If you too want to succeed in life while not compromising your authenticity or your morals, listen in as Erika shares her inspiring and relatable life story.
EP44 : ALEJANDRA ALONSO ROJAS ON THE POWER OF FEMALE CREATIVES
IT'S A GIRL THING.
Get ready as we take you behind the fashion scenes with designer Alejandra Alonso Rojas and her namesake brand. In this truly enlightening episode, Alejandra shares with us her story to success, how she was able to snag a Vogue cover with Kim Kardashian, how it's been working with Anna Wintour, and how Beyonce is a private client of hers. Females unite! This episode will have you feeling #GirlPower from start to finish.
EP43 : LARSEN THOMPSON ON TIKTOK
SET TO EMPOWER.
No matter where you turn on social media (ahem... Instagram + TikTok), you really can't escape Larsen Thompson. Here's the thing: you actually don't want to escape her. At just 19yrs old and with almost a million followers on both platforms respectively, Larsen is changing the rules of fashion and dance, and doing it all on her fun and energetic terms. On today's refreshing episode, we sit down to talk to her on what it really takes to make it big in the industry as she gives us insightful tips on TikTok and life. Trust us, she may be young, but she is an old old soul you will fall in love with.
EP42 : IDALIA ON YOUR BUSINESS DURING CORONAVIRUS
USING YOUR VOICE FOR GOOD.
With so much going on in the world right now due to Covid19, Idalia wanted to sit down with you in this heart-to-heart episode to help you any way she can. Listen in as she strategically guides your business with five critical points to consider during these difficult times all while staying respectful, thoughtful, and sensitive to the greater global situation at hand.
EP41 : VERSED ON HOW TO CREATE AN INDUSTRY-LEADING BRAND
DEVELOPED WITH YOU.
In a world overflowing with new brands, how can you set yourself apart? Today's episode is a real treat for those that are genuinely hungry on not only how to genuinely market a brand, but also be thought-leading in the process. Melanie Bender and Deven Hopp from VERSED (skincare) sit down with us to talk about how they were able to become a cult-favorite, all while keeping their ethics in line.
Please note: This episode was taped pre-COVID-19
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I am thrilled to have found out about Idalia and her podcast. I first heard of her in NYFW at a WWD event and I fell in love with her realness and advice! The interviews she hosts on her show are ALL so inspiring, real boss stories, I’ve never seen any other PR Agent share tips and tricks of the fashion/social media/ influencer industry! So this show to me is GOLD! I am so inspired to transform my influencing into a profitable business! Thank You Idalia!
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