Director and Founder
British born and Los Angeles matured, fashion journalist and PR maven, Kelsi Smith, has been making waves in the Los Angeles fashion industry since her first fashion week.
Her polished fingertips have found themselves in many fashion pies over the past four years, from her independently produced fashion site, Dedicated Follower of Fashion, to her full service style PR agency, Stylesmith (through which she has run publicity for fashion week) to the creation of acclaimed fashion bloggers network, Two Point Oh! LA , most recently she has joined the faculty at FIDM.
One word immediately springs to mind. Busy. The second, devoted. Kelsi Smith brings to the Los Angeles Fashion Council her tireless devotion to Los Angeles fashion and her community organizing skills and plans to apply them to the Los Angeles fashion scene from the designers up.
With strong connections between designers and press and Kelsi will liaise between both as well as bring her event production skills to the council. She hopes to build a strong and prosperous community of professional designers and those that support them.