Michael Bent: Business and Fashion Professional
Michael Prince Bent (born October 23, 1987) is a Business and Fashion professional. In August 2014 he moved to the city of Milwaukee.
His interest in Business and Fashion began at the age of 13 when he started working as a model, this curiosity made him learn more about the industry not only on the creative side but on business and development as well.
He studied Marketing, Public Relations and International Relations at the Latina University in Panama, Fashion Design in the University of Art Ganexa; Retail and Luxury Management in the Marangoni Institute.
With more than 10 years of experience in the fashion industry, he has developed his way to acquire experiences and knowledge like when he became the first fashion stylist assistant in the movie: The Tailor of Panama in 2001; In 2005 he worked as a PR and Marketing production intern for the Oscar de la Renta fashion show in Panama.
Between years 2009 and 2014 he worked as a freelance Fashion editor, journalist for magazines like Blush, Mia Magazine, BNL Magazine, Dark Beauty Magazine, ZOOMAG Magazine, Vanidades and I D Magazine.
He became the brand ambassador for the Colombian brand of clothing Tennis in 2011 and 2012 and also the brand ambassador for Hunter Boots in Centro America in 2013 and 2014. He has produced every type of business events and dressed first ladies, models, ambassadors, executives, presidents, celebrities and socialite.
he became the Marketing Campaign Manager of Active Communications International in Milwaukee. ACI is one of the leading companies in the planning and production of conferences. With offices in Chicago, London, Pune, Poznan and Milwaukee. ACI produce world-class events focusing on areas of most relevance to our served industry sectors.
he became the Lead Sub Supervisor of quality and product control in Quad/Graphic in Milwaukee.
Quad/Graphics is an American printing company, based in Sussex, Wisconsin. It was founded on July 13, 1971, by Harry and Elizabeth Quadracci. The company has 39 printing facilities in the United States, as well as facilities throughout Europe, Canada, and Latin America. Quad prints numerous magazines, including BusinessWeek, Milwaukee Magazine,Time, Sports Illustrated, People, Elle, Rolling’s Stones and Vogue.