Renowned Personal Stylist, Wardrobe and Image Consultant, Caitlin Stewart offers a range of personal and professional styling services to individuals and companies Australia wide. With over ten years’ experience and a client database of over 650 clients, Caitlin has a wealth of knowledge and experience which has equipped her as a confident presenter and trainer.
Mitchell Steed is a freelance stylist and creative producer based in Sydney. With a strong eye for detail and a hard working attitude, Mitchell has worked across the board on some of the largest runway productions in Australia and for prestigious international magazines. Mitchell is also the creative director and editor of Alchemy Magazine, an independent printed publication focused on Men’s and Women’s fashion.
Bridal and evening wear designer Celyna Ziolkowski has worked extensively for over twenty years in the fashion, film and TV industry. Working with many Australian and International stars, her designs have been worn in films, TV shows, commercials, video clips and theatrical productions as well as Red Carpet Awards. As an FBI Trainer Celyna passes on her immense design experience, knowledge and superior craftsmanship.
Specialising in Fashion editorials, look books and test shoots, Cassandra Adams is an esteemed photographer and stylist in Sydney with over 8 years’ experience in Fashion Photography.
With over 25 years in the fashion industry, Sydney Stylist and Chic Image founder, Libby Allaway offers a unique combination of personal knowledge and experience in the Fashion industry. Libby has immense experience within the fashion industry from high end international designers to high street stores.
Since founding her own Fashion Sales Agency at 23, Amy Fosdike has cemented her place in the Australian Fashion Industry representing coveted fashion labels such as Cameo, Fifth Label, Keepsake, Nobody Denim, P.E Nation and Superga. Amy has now been the director of her agency for over 10 years and has a wealth of knowledge on how to succeed in this area.
FBI Trainer Charlotte MacIntyre has worked at The Iconic since it was in its early start up stages and has established herself in the Iconic Sportswear buying team. Charlotte has developed her skills alongside a fast growing business and is passionate about equipping up and coming fashion students with the essential knowledge to succeed in similar roles.
Ursula Williams has built up experience in various areas of the Fashion industry and currently works full time as PR & Communications Manager for PANDORA Jewellery. Ursula is passionate about equipping students for the stimulating and creative world of PR.
Kate Cruickshank started her journey in the fashion industry at a young age in retail, she then discovered a love for the industry and developed her skills to take on leadership roles. Kate has been the National Retail Coordinator for KOOKAI Australia for many years and is well esteemed in the Fashion industry.
Katelyn has progressed her career in the Fashion Industry as a Public Relations practitioner. Starting out as a junior at AWPR, Katelyn has thrived in this area of the industry and is now the Senior Account Executive for The Trish Nicol Agency.
Lauren Jones has over 10 years buying experience, working across department store, David Jones and youth sector retailers General Pants co. and Glue Store. Lauren has forged a successful career and utilizing her experience, created Style Retailer, a fashion consultation business designed to help major retailers and independents alike drive competitive advantage and growth through solid buying practices.
Faith Agugu, a fashion expert from the UK has been part of the industry since 1991. After working in almost all facets of fashion from retail to styling, sales and events, Faith created RAW Fashion Agency in January 2004 in order to fill a gap that existed in the market for a full-service, boutique fashion agency. Since its inception, Faith has assembled a dedicated team of industry insiders committed to providing a unique experience for clients.
Kate Zarboch is a talented designer and has an established business designing childrenswear called Escargot which launched in 2011 and is now stocked internationally. Kate has always had a passion for design and has an esteemed reputation as a designer.
As current Careers Coordinator for FBI Fashion College, Alyssa has developed extensive experience in human resources and recruitment. Dealing with hundreds of leading fashion companies on a daily basis and guiding students on their career paths, Alyssa has overseen and placed multiple students into positions within the Fashion Industry.
Sally Louise Perkins is a Visual Merchandising & Design specialist. Having built up a portfolio of experience designing accessories for both Luxury & High street brands, she moved into a more commercial business environment, focusing her 3D Design experience towards designing & implementing in-store Visual Merchandising solutions & strategies for L’Oréal Luxury Products Division in the UK. Following a move to Australia in 2011, she has since managed the Visual Merchandising for Swarovski International, (AU/NZ), COACH (AU/NZ), and Australian home wares and luxe linen brand, Sheridan, (Pacific Brands).
Sara Bray is a communications specialist with over 10 years’ experience servicing fashion, lifestyle and hospitality brands in public relations, event management, marketing and social media roles. Sara is currently a part of the General Pants Co team as Content & Community Manager.
With extensive experience in various areas of the Fashion industry such as, Creative Directing, Retail Planning and Fashion Design Kellie Wright has a diverse set of skills that she utilises as a Trainer at FBI Fashion College.
Sophie Andrews has been part of the SME world for 25 years. She is a high profile, award winning entrepreneur who is passionate about aligning creative risk-takers with financial achievement. Following a successful 15 year career in finance roles for renowned organisations such as Max Mara and the British Jewellery & Giftware Federation, in 2005, Sophie established her own business The Accounts Studio, a bookkeeping and accounting service catering to creative entrepreneurs. Her ability to seamlessly engage with individuals and groups at all levels has made her a sought-after strategist, connector, and mentor.
Alex Gibbons has extensive experience in the fashion industry with over 20 years of operational and strategic skills, Alex has held mostly senior roles both within Australia and London working with high end international fashion labels.