The retail merchant rose from a department store floorwalker to the head of a powerful international sourcing and consulting organization.
DMX, whose real name was Earl Simmons, suffered a heart attack on April 2.
The veteran of the apparel industry had a spectrum of skills and was instrumental in certain key licensing deals.
The entrepreneur and humanitarian dedicated her life to bridging cultural divides.
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The Brooklynite started her career in journalism before switching over to fashion publishing and then licensing.