Shira Ben-Simon

Shira Ben-Simon

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

Ben-Simon appreciates fusion of creativity and business provided by major


Marietta, Georgia


Fashion Merchandising with an emphasis in Product Development and Design


Completed the URBN internship Program in Technical Design; Completed Social Media and Content Creator Internship with Kempt, Athens Menswear store; Served as Director of Fashion for two years with Rouge Magazine; Served as a campus ambassador for Cotton Works Resources; Graduating a semester early, Magna Cum Laude 

Why I chose my major

I chose my major because of my lifelong passion for apparel! I love how the fashion merchandising program fuses creativity and business and allowed me to explore various aspects of the industry. 

What I like most about FACS

The people! My professors and fellow classmates in FACS have truly made my educational experience so enriching and enjoyable! I loved having small classes where we could all become very close with one another and make fun memories!

Post-graduation Plans

I will be joining the Merchandising Team at American Eagle Inc. in their home design office in NYC.

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