Inga Grimmett is a veteran of the television and film arena for nearly 20 years. From full length feature films, to independent shorts, to daytime and primetime programming, Inga has worked in all facets of the industry and with major television networks such as CBS, NBC and ABC. In addition, Inga is a motivational speaker for young adults and is currently spearheading a non-profit organization called The Louisville Dream Project. She also owns and operates, Imperial Group, a production company focused on new media and digital projects.
Inga Grimmett graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in television and film production from California State University, Los Angeles.
Amber Curry is an aspiring Creative Director. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Design from the prestigious Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM) in Los Angeles. She has also studied abroad in Paris, France where she had the opportunity to absorb the culture and learn embroidery techniques at The House of Ecole Lesage. She also studied fashion and the emerging trends of Europe.
Amber has worked on independent short films as a Costume Assistant where she created and styled costumes. She has worked on the TV talk show pilot, “The Raw Word” as a Wardrobe Assistant. Recently, Amber has been working on music video’s as an Assistant Wardrobe Stylist. She worked on the Alexander Wang campaign video, and the Niykee Heaton music video with Luti-Media.
Amber just completed filming her first short fashion film, “Rise” as the Creative Director. The film explores social issues affecting young Black men in America. She wrote, cast and styled the film, which will be featured at the FIDM museum in Los Angeles.
In addition, Amber is a runway and print model. With her experience in front and behind the camera she is ready to conquer the world!
Aja Curry is a native of sunny California. She is a wardrobe and visual merchandising stylist. With the love of her home town and fashion, she utilized her entrepreneurial skills to create "CaliVibe." An up-cycled clothing online store featuring clothes for the chic, laid back California lifestyle. She has expanded her brand to incorporate her hand-made precious stone jewelry, accessories, shoes and clothing for her new online store found on the App's, Mercari and Poshmark, called "Unsophisticated Shop."
Aja is also a runway and print model having modeled for designers such as; Bishme Cromartie, Mariam Seddiq and Diedre Jeffries. She has ripped the runway for Macy's, Facet Fashion for LA fashion week and the BET Experience Fashion Show among others.
Aja truly has a love for everything fashion and continues to hone her craft with style and grace.
MAKE UP ARTIST
Tracy Davis is a celebrity Make Up Artist and beauty authority. As a top-tier makeup artist, Tracy has perfected her craft, making her a coveted artist in Hollywood for over 15 years. Having worked with ELLE, Vogue, Vanity Fair, The Hollywood Reporter and many more publications, she’s knowledgeable on glam makeup– but also knows her way around an everyday palette.
Tracy has done makeup for Meryl Streep, Sandra Bullock, Alicia Silverstone, Tisha Campbell, Halle Berry and many more. You can see her red carpet looks at the Oscars, Golden Globes and Emmy’s just to name a few.
Among her many talents, she is also a model and an actress and is starring in the Footage Films movie, “Boy Bye.”
ALFRED "MAALIQ" ELLIOTT
BARBER / HAIRSTYLIST
Alfred “Maaliq” Elliott was born in Detroit, and began his education at Wayne State University. He received his cosmetology license in 2002 in Detroit. After that he made the bold move to West Berlin, Germany where he attended Vidal Sassoon Academy’s advanced hair cutting program. He won his first fantasy hair competition in Paris, France and continued to display, refine and perfect his ability to combine hair with special effects in numerous hair competitions.
Maaliq currently resides in Los Angeles where he owns and operates a private hair studio in Westwood, CA. He offers his clients a full menu of beauty services ranging from healthy hair care conditioning treatments to elegant evening coiffures. He also offers men’s barbering services, studio ready, make-up application, brow maintenance and eyelash extensions. He has several celebrity clients, but also gives back to the community by participating in various community service projects.
While he continues to travel the world and win awards, Maaliq is committed to integrating his incredible artistry with cutting edge hairstyling and make-up techniques that allow his clients to walk with confidence.