Designer, Editor, and Consultant in Los Angeles, CA
“A native of Los Angeles, California, Lela Christine is a brand creator of digital media, fashion, beauty and lifestyle living.
Proving over the last decade to be an industry titan, Lela is a renowned visionary, leader, and orchestrater of high-level success in the fields of digital technology, fashion, marketing, and innovation.”
In a career spanning more than a decade, Lela created top-line fashion collections featured in department stores including Bullocks and Robinson/May, and numerous fashion catalogs across the United States. Simultaneously exploring freelance fashion design and manufacturing, she created a high-profile collection for the Galaxy soccer team in the late 1990s.
During the early 2000s, Lela began to work with Derek Khan, a celebrity stylist, when she joined Khan’s creative style team and designed album cover pantsuits and furniture ensembles for music artists like Queen Pen. Entering the world of celebrity design, her passion and expertise shined bright when she was hired to create the 1998 Super Bowl style for Queen Latifah.
Thriving in this space for over a decade, Lela eventually transitioned into the entertainment sector and worked with KCET production teams before beginning a career at 20th Century Fox Studios.
Quickly transitioning into the field of marketing, promotions, and digital technology, Lela employed her robust professional and artistic skills within the division of home entertainment at Fox and eventually joined Women In Film, the NAACP, NAWBO, the Entertainment Public Relations Society, and various other philanthropic organizations committed to inclusion initiatives for youth, women, and men.
Today, however, these various media ventures are overseen by Lela’s independent digital media publishing group, Lifestyle Elevation Media Group, and the best news, she has proven over the last decade to be an industry titan, a visionary leader, and orchestrater of high-level success in the field of digital technology, fashion, marketing, and innovation for a range of notable clientele.
Lela serves of the advisor board of Black Women In Technology, Independent Fashion Bloggers (IFB), Business Certifications: DBE, SBE, MBE, WBE, SLB, CBE and among the first class of business leaders certified and received capital from the Urban League Entrepreneur training program initially launched in Los Angeles.