Darlasia Salmond

12 Flips | 1 Magazine | @DarlasiaSalmond | My Name is Darlasia Salmond. I am a Sophomore attending Johnson C. Smith University. My major is business administration with a double concentration in retail management and marketing. While attending Johnson C. Smith University I plan to dedicate my time and effort to networking myself. I am currently now working on launching my clothing line name “Jahnelle Marie.” Designing clothes and showcasing my talent has been something I have enjoyed throughout my life. In order for me to succeed I know I will need the proper training and experience. I wish to receive internship pertaining to the retail industry to enhance my knowledge of the industry. Once I graduate receiving by bachelors in Business Administration my goal is work as a retail merchandiser with a local fashion boutique gaining experience in the fashion world and earning my MBA. I later wish to open my own on-site clothing boutique. My motive is to be seen as a role model throughout my community, using my visions, risk-taking, resourceful and genuine

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