Corina Myla Haywood 

520 El Centro St. South Pasadena, CA 91030 626-826-8961

Highlights of Qualifications:

Over 5 years experience writing succinct product and marketing copy in the Antiques vertical.

Seventeen years as a the owner/designer of my own high-end fashion accessories business.

Extensive experience in research and development of brand marketing strategies.

Jefferson West Inc. Antiques and Decorative Arts (Culver City) Sales Assistant/Copywriter

October 2012-Present

-Create creative, concise copy for company website and  three additional e-commerce platforms.

-Manage marketing strategy including monthly product newsletter.

-Conduct consultations with Interior and set designer clients for their projects.

-Responsible for researching the context and value of antiques for detailed e-commerce sales listings.

Corina Haywood Hats for Men and Women (Los Angeles) Head Designer 

September 2002-Present

-Research historical and current fashion techniques and materials to inform my designs.

-Create on brand product and marketing copy for various platforms.

-Design, and maintain brand e-commerce website.

-Responsible for sourcing, ordering and insuring order accuracy with my suppliers.

-Manage correspondence and communication with clients and employees effectively.

 Corina Haywood Hats Workshops  (Los Angeles) Freelance Hat-Making Instructor

April 2009-Present

-Produce marketing and promotion content for classes and private workshops.

-Maintain social media presence for hat-making classes and workshops.

-Developed a customized curriculum in millinery for a variety of cultural, educational, arts and  

  enrichment venues throughout the los angeles area.

-Teach ongoing workshops and private classes in free-form hat making in straw and felt.

Education:

California State University, Northridge                                            Northridge, CA, 2020

Masters in teaching English as a Second Language (TESL)

Fashion Institute of Technology                                                                   New York, NY,  2001

Millinery

San Francisco State University                                                               San Francisco, CA, 2000

BA in English-Minor in History

Los Angeles County High School for the Arts                                         Los Angeles, CA  1992

Visual Arts Department