Simply Stylist Chicago: Breakout Session Speakers


corri macfadden_simply stylist We are thrilled to announce our breakout session speakers for our upcoming fashion and beauty conference in Chicago next Saturday, July 26! Our panel of speakers will touch on topics from becoming a successful stylist to branding yourself and your business. This is your chance to learn valuable insider tips and network with top names in the industry.

Corri McFadden -  As the mastermind behind the premier online luxury consignment shop, eDrop-Off, branding consultant, and fashion segment host, Corri will share her tried and true rules for branding and marketing yourself and your business.

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Jill Badlotto - As a native New Yorker, Jill has always had a deep love for fashion, despite earning a bachelors degree in Political Science. Jill is currently the Social Producer at Chicago Blogger Network and also maintains her own successful blog Jess & Jill. Jill will share her golden rules for the blogging world, from branding to partnerships, and much more! 


Marcellas Reynolds - Marcellas has been styling celebrities and various talent for over 10 years. As a "go-to" stylist, Marcellas works with some of Hollywood’s hottest stars like Justin Timberlake, Rebecca Hall , Sharon Stone, Jayma Mays, and Jordin Sparks. His stylist work has appeared in numerous publications including British GQ, British Vogue and InStyle.

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Elenor Mak - If you’ve ever dreamed of becoming a fashion stylist or starting your own fashion brand, then chances are you’ve heard of Elenor Mak, co-founder of Keaton Row, one the first nationwide person-to-person virtual platform that pairs personal stylists with busy, tech-savvy women.

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Heidy Best - Heidy is the powerhouse behind one of Chicago's top fashion consulting companies, BECLOTHESMINDED. With over 12 years of styling experience, Heidy has worked on various style and body loving-related episodes for The Oprah Winfrey Show. Heidy has also worked with celebrities like Kelly Clarkson, Leann Rimes, and Tim Gunn.


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Tia Dantzler - She entered the world of beauty on a whim.  Tia Dantzler’s date with destiny began with an invitation to a wedding, where she was asked to save a harried bride’s day by applying her makeup. That one event spawned a passion that led Dantzler to pursue advanced training. Fast forward with a few dreams come true, and now Tia Dantzler is a sought-after celebrity makeup artist with work credits that include the covers and pages of the world's premier magazines such as Vogue, Life, GQ, Essence and GLAMOUR. Some of her noteworthy clients include President Barack Obama, Jennifer Hudson, Maxwell, Viola Davis, Kanye West, Lee Daniels, Keke Palmer and many more.

Ready to make your mark on the fashion & beauty world? Get your ticket HERE! To see the above speakers, you'll need to get the SOCIAL BUTTERFLY package or higher.  We'll see you in the Windy City....