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Meet Melissa

Meet Melissa

Name: Melissa Rosa aka Honeybee

Title: Account Manager

Location: Born in the Bronx – and stomping my platforms in NYC

Recruiting specialty: Luxury, contemporary, premium and street

I became a recruiter because … I am a social guru – I love getting paid for connecting my talented fashion friends with each other

Favorite designer: Right now … Alexander Wang but I am designer whore – I will cheat lol

Celebrity crush(es): Reggie Bush & Channing Tatum

Favorite place in NYC: Meatpacking and my luxury hotel suite sleepovers @ Gansevoort, The Dream, Rivington, Soho House, Mondrian SoHo

Interview horror story:  I had a guy interview with Fendi and when they were not interested in moving forward with him he wrote a long letter to their VP of Human Resources about all the things wrong with their company

Best interview tip: Do not speak negatively about any previous employers

Favorite accessory: SHOES

If I could be an animal I would be … A LION – the boss that lays in the shade and gets anything he wants

Dream vacation: Paris/Milan fashion week

Sweet or salty: I am like a sour patch kid – 1st I am sour then I get sweet

In my spare time I … Play with my 9 year old son Jaden – teach him the roots of being Swanky – and of course collect shoes

Favorite item in my closet: Red bottoms

Restaurant I would recommend: Buddakan and Dos Caminos

Favorite music artist/band: I love Hip Hop

Favorite quote: “She who dies with the most shoes wins.” – Honeybee