FORA.tv Speaker - Simone S. Oliver
Simone is the senior fashion producer for The New York Times, and editor of The Collection, the Times' iPad fashion app. In that role, runs the daily web report and collaborates with editors, reporters, photographers, videographers, designers, developers, and countless freelance contributors to conceptualize and coordinate online and app coverage for the section. She reports and produces original audio and video companions for print stories as well as web-only features. Simone also reports and writes on a range of topics including fashion, fashion + technology, beauty, and social media culture.
Simone has been part of the Times family for over eight years, ascending the ranks from News Assistant at the paper, where she worked various news desks, and as a researcher for the New York Times book development department.
Simone received a BA in English at Howard University. In her spare time, she freelances as a wardrobe consultant and editor, and lives in Brooklyn with her husband.
01.19.12 | 01:40:55 min
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