Randy Bowden Jr. is a native of Birmingham, Alabama. He is a graduate of The University of Alabama and holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Fashion Merchandising with a minor in Marketing. Additionally, Randy is a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. as well as several civic and philanthropic
organizations, namely being elected as the second African-American the role the Executive Vice President of The Student Government Association at The University of Alabama since 1975. With extensive fashion relevant experience, Randy has worked in press relations for Marie Claire Magazine, Diane von Furstenberg, and 3.1 Phillip Lim, along with high-end luxury sales at Sandro Paris (Bloomingdale’s Flagship), Phillip Plein, Saks 5th Avenue, and personal shopping experience at TOPSHOP TOPMAN, opening the new 5th Avenue flagship. Clients consisting of Jesse Williams of (Grey’s Anatomy), Jesse Metcalfe of (Desperate Housewives), Nick & Joe Jonas, Patrick Neil-Harris, Evan Ross, Safaree, Colton Hayes, to name a few. During his fashion rise, Randy also has extensive modeling experience having signed with the now-closed agency Boss Models New York, with a start in Atlanta, Georgia. Modeling for Complex Magazine, Vice Magazine, & Nylon Magazine along with several other online and printed magazines.