Alice James Global
We Advise and Support Emerging Fashion and Home Brands

Meet the Team

Bringing a Global Perspective

Alice James Global

Advisors for Emerging Brands

We specialize in empowering and mentoring ambitious entrepreneurs by helping them successfully launch and scale fashion, accessories and home brands. We have vendor connections in the US and internationally for fabric sourcing and production. Depending on what stage you are at with starting or growing your brand, we will collaborate and create the highest profit strategy possible to meet your short and long term plans. We are ready to work with you and help drive success for your business like we already have with clients around the world.


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Alice James

Founder & CEO

Alice James has more than 15 years of experience developing and managing highly profitable fashion brands for small and large-scale retailers. She delivered exceptional results for her employers, and now for the past 3 years has channeled the same passion, energy and expertise into her own business advising and mentoring passionate entrepreneurs. She utilizes her experience of successfully managing multi-million dollar product assortments by applying it to brands seeking strategic launch guidance and sustained, profitable business growth.

Expertise

Strategic Planning, Global Sourcing, Supply Chain Optimization, Product Development


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Krystal De Lisi

Creative Advisor & Trend Analyst

Krystal has over 15 years of experience in the fashion industry. Prior to joining Alice James, she was associate vice president of design at Victoria’s Secret PINK where she oversaw all facets of the design strategy and development process, from concept to delivery. Krystal was responsible for several product launches including the PINK Ultimate Yoga Collection; and licensed apparel, which included strategic partnerships with the NFL, MLB and over 100 US Colleges.

Expertise

Fashion Product Design, Brand Identity, Trend Analysis, Strategic Partnerships


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Jessica Otwell

Advisor and Designer, Home & Accessories

Jessica is a creative advisor, designer, project manager, and trend forecaster with over 18 years of experience helping stylish brands.  She has worked with Saks Inc., Southern Living, Matr Boomie, Noonday Collection and more launching dozens of successful home decor, jewelry, accessories, and gift product lines.  In 2013 she began collaborating with fair trade artisan partners and focused her design efforts on sustainable development practices. She partnered with Alice James Global in 2019 and provides a fresh design perspective and the technical-know-how to optimize the clients’ vision for the marketplace.  

Expertise

Home and Accessories, Product Design, Trend Forecasting, Fair Trade Artisan Production