CEO & Fashion Technologist, Your Own Creativity (YOC LLC), and Operations Director, Council for International African Fashion Education
Coy is a Fashion Technologist, author of ‘Leveraging Tech’, contributing author of ‘Fashion Marketing in Emerging Economies’ and a TEDx speaker. She is the founder of the creative technology consulting company, Your Own Creativity (YOC). She serves as Operations Director of the Fashion Education Group, which is the holding company for the Council for International African Fashion Education (CIAFE). She is also on the advisory board at Long Island University for Fashion Merchandising and Management and is a guest lecturer with experience teaching at Virginia State University and the London College of Fashion.
She holds a BSc in Data Analytics from Clarkson University. Her company, Your Own Creativity (YOC), consults fashion brands on the right way to use technology and analytics to grow their business. Prior to establishing YOC, she worked with Nike, Black Girls Code, IBM, Johnson & Johnson and a variety of Fashion Technology startups.