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Kristie is a Stylist, Host, Model, Entrepreneur, Happy Healthy Living & Lifestyle Expert. AKA The Fashionable NERD
Kristie is CEO of Impulse Design Group, Inc. and is an emerging Social Media Personality. She is available as a Stylist for Brands, People and Events. She is also a Washington Post #DCTWEEP Nominee for Arts and Lifestyle Insider & was in the Top 30 for Star in a Bra – Curvy Kate the International Brand. For modeling inquiries please contact her agency Modelogic Wilhelmina.
You can join Kristie on k…lala Fashionably Nerdy News where she hosts the series, Fashionably Nerdy, an (website hidden) STYLE series. She believes balance is the key to happy living and that means tapping into all facets of who we are. No matter how much they are opposites. Kristie began her fashion career at 14 when she was cast in a JCPenney commercial. Being a NERD stems back far beyond her days of VP of the Science Club. She has always had a unique balance.
Kristie was named CEO in 2004 of Impulse Design Group, Inc. Through her leadership the company which started as a small design agency has grown to represent brands, people and events with their styling needs. Impulse is now the East Coast leaders when it comes to events. The company creates red carpet experiences, provides docu-style photography and event docu-films that help their clients continue to grow and dominate in their industries. Fashion events have grown from being a small store gathering to full blown WEEK LONG events. Kristie’s innovative ideas bring new life to fashion events.
Kristie began her media career with America’s Voice Television, Sinclair Communications (radio) and the Virginian-Pilot. Her organized creativity has launched and styled brands across the country. She has had the pleasure of working with, Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington/RAMMYS, National Fair Housing Alliance, The Eastern Market, Union Station, George Washington University’s Lisner Auditorium, White Flint Mall, Greater Washington Fashion Chamber of Commerce, Fashion for Paws, Washington Humane Society, JEM Accessories, Plaid Kangaroo Kids Clothing, Shar-Pei Rescue of Virginia, The Community Business Partnership, The Women’s Business Center of Northern Virginia, the Fantasy Foot Ball, The Care of Trees, L~Shandi Clothing Brand, Runway Moms for a Cause and James Madison University’s APN.
She attended George Mason University and Old Dominion University, studying Communications and Dance. As a previous Dance Teacher, Cheerleading Coach, Spontaneous Combustion Dance Company Dancer and George Mason University Masonette, Kristie is dedicated to ensuring dance in all its forms remain available to those who come next. ‘The arts can make a bad day better for kids. Dance has been a best friend of mine for as long as I can remember.” As a philanthropist, she supports causes concerning orphaned children, child abuse, animal welfare and cancer. Whether it’s hosting an event, securing red carpet interviews, producing docu-films, designing marketing collateral, she is committed to serving, especially when it comes to those that need other’s to be their voice. Her efforts have helped support, The American Cancer Society, Washington Humane Society, United Kids Fund and Kidsave International.