Who is Abond?

Brian Calkins is a professional freelance Fashion Stylist for Neiman Marcus, Bergdorf Goodman, J.Hilburn, and United Airlines. He specializes in editorial fashion styling, on figure, prop styling, and custom set creation but Brian wasn’t always in the fashion industry. After a long career as a Pharmacy Operations Consultant, he decided to follow his passion for fashion and graduated with a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Fashion Marketing. His vast experience consulting clients and helping them to look and feel their best is what sets him apart from other stylists.

Michelle Ochoa is an Agile Coach and Consultant for Zeal IT Consultants. Michelle is a creative at heart and started her career as a Graphic Designer but developed into a Creative Project Manager and Agile/SCRUM Coach. She has worked with dozens of companies such as Istation, Pizza Hut, YUM Brands, MetroPCS/Tmobile, and KOHLS helping to create innovative/award-winning solutions. She now helps to bring people’s vision to life in a collaborative team environment.

Brian and Michelle share a passion for design, fashion, art, and innovative ideas that inspire others. That is why Brian and Michelle created Abond. 

Abond also offers full creative services for corporate photoshoots and videos from creative ideation, art direction, vintage fashion curating, wardrobe/prop styling, model selection, photographer selection, photo editing, and more. Abond is your one-stop service for creative projects. 

Do you have a creative vision and need help bringing it to life? Let's have coffee and talk about it! Call us to chat.