Barbara Clarke Ruiz sits down with Bold TV to talk about her journey in the fashion world. As a fashion designer for Venus Williams and prominent companies during her many years in the industry, Clarke Ruiz has designed clothes that millions wear.
She also discussed her work as a black woman in the industry, telling us that “When you’re good at what you do, color’s not an issue.”
Carrie Sheffield is the founder of Bold. She is passionate about storytelling to empower and connect others. A founding POLITICO reporter, Carrie contributed on political economy at Forbes and wrote editorials for The Washington Times. After earning a master’s in public policy from Harvard University, she managed credit risk at Goldman Sachs and researched for Edward Conard, Bain Capital founding partner and American Enterprise Institute scholar. She earned a B.A. in communications at Brigham Young University and completed a Fulbright fellowship in Berlin.