Myra Wallace-Walker, a Southern California native on the front line of the fashion & beauty industry, and a trailblazer in the business world. As an award-winning designer and a published author, her extensive background in the fashion & apparel industry, runway production and business management is acknowledged through her body of work. Ms. Myra is Founder of the Big & Tall menswear, “MKO Man,”, He’s Tied Up, men’s neckwear line, and the Myra Wallace Collection. She has Produced numerous high profile runway fashion shows, publisher of the online magazine, “Beauty Come Forth”, and the published author of her book by the same name “Beauty Come Forth- Unleash the Beauty Within. Nominated as Rising Star of the Year by the LA Business Journal (2009) and Designer of the Year (2016), Woman of the Year- 2010 by “For You Network” and recognized for her community advocacy by President Barack Obama (2011).
Mrs. Walker has been associated with numerous businesses and community organizations including NAFE (National Association of Female Executives), Compton Education Foundation (board member), Young Ladies of Our Community (Director), Long Beach African American Convening Committee (member), Long Beach Gospel Fest and Hosanna Broadcasting Network (Program Director)
to name a few.
Over the years, this spiritually grounded powerhouse has received various awards for her savvy business adventures and comprehensive fashion background. Her ability to manage large scale projects with focus and passion landed her the position as the Executive Director for both the Los Angeles Black Business Expo and the West Coast Expo. Myra recently took on the position as Executive Advisor for Westmason LLC, a tech company based in Orlando Florida and the parent company to mobile App MyOneOne App and business partner for FYSO-For Your Skin Only, an organic home spa product line and Build 2 Bless LLC, a Cincinnati based home building & renovation company. Mrs. Walker’s gift to seamlessly blend the business of fashion with the art of business clearly defines her as the consummate fashionpreneur. Myra believes that the boundaries of one’s greatness is determined by the stature of their thoughts; Trust God, Believe in Yourself, Dare to Dream BIG!