The 21-year old actress and activist will be the newest face for both women’s fashion and cosmetics.
Shahidi said in a statement that she sees that it is hard for many young women to be seen and heard, and she believes it is critical that women of color are viewed in a positive light, not viewed as aggressive but assertive and driven.
I have over 10 years of experience in the retail industry including expertise in marketing, operations, merchandising, buying, shopping and technology. I am a former senior managing director of The School of Retailing, University of Alberta. My education includes a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from The University of Alberta in Marketing, Certificate in Real Estate and a Diploma in Fashion Merchandising and Buying from LasSalle College, a Canadian private school founded in 1959 by fashion designer Jean-Paul Morin.