Founder & Executive Producer – SMGlobal Catwalk
Award Winning International Fashion Designer SAMINA MUGHAL is the brainchild behind the revolutionary “SMGlobal Catwalk”; an International Fashion Movement which involves Fashion Shows & Events; Model Management; Training; Magazine; TV and a Multi-Designer Store. Samina is also a Philanthropist and the Founder/President of “Relief SMGlobal Foundation Inc”; a 501c3 Charity with a mission to help women & children around the world lead better lives through Education, Training and Empowerment funded through Global Fashion and Modeling events.
Samina’s own struggles of becoming a success in the Fashion Industry have inspired her to create a concept that will allow emerging talent an opportunity to reach their goals and aspirations and turn them into a profitable opportunity.
Samina Mughal is best known for providing the ever-evolving modern woman with an Innovative and Glamorous Collection of Clothing & Jewelry that is Sexy but slightly Edgy and Eclectic. Her Signatures include unconventional silhouettes, and the use of Unique Luxurious Surface Embellishments with a high attention to detail in each of her designs. The SAMINA MUGHAL Brand has an international following of customers who desire her Accessible Luxury which can be purchased at www.SaminaMughal.com
Born and raised in Birmingham, England, Samina started her fashion career after graduating from The Institute of Art & Design. Her creativity, cutting edge style, and an eye for the eclectic, allowed her technical knowledge and business sense to shape the trends for today’s Fashionistas. Those same skills have made Samina a desired asset and she has been entrusted with many roles with leaders in the fashion industries in England, Europe and the United States for several years. Samina has worked with many International brands and retailers worldwide; as well as top fashion schools and international magazines, making Samina a force to be reckoned with in the fashion industry. Her dedication and attention to detail has built her reputation as one of the most versatile designers in the industry.
- BBAC Award Recipient – Brilliance and Beyond Across the Country (May 2017)
- WINNER – Best Texas Designer in New York – Texas Fashion Awards (April 2016)
- Best Designer Nomination – Texas Fashion Awards (October 2015)
- Best Couture Designer Nomination – Atlantic City Fashion Week (May 2015)
- Designer of The Year Nomination – NY Fashion Awards (September 2014)
- Roshni Honoree – Featured in the “Global and Emerging Leaders” book (May 2015)
- Top Ranked U.S. Executive – Voted by The National Council of American Executives
Samina’s many roles have included:
- Designer: Samina Mughal Collection
- Founder/President: SMGlobal Catwalk
- Founder/President: Relief SMGlobal Foundation Inc.
- Editor In Chief: SMGlobal Catwalk MAGAZINE
- Designer for many International brands.
- Technical Designer for many International Brands and Retailers.
- Teacher and Instructor at top Fashion colleges and schools.
- Author – Upcoming instructional publication for Technical Design students & faculty.
- Fashion Director – AWESOME TV
- Radio Host – “Fashion Forecast With Samina Mughal” Radio Asia
- Fashion Editor and writer for Lifestyle Magazines.
- Wardrobe Stylist – For International Movies.
- Board Member of the Fashion Advisory Committee – The Art Institute’s of Philadelphia and New York.
SAMINA MUGHAL has handpicked a dynamic Global Team to help bring her vision of FASHION to life.
SMGlobal Catwalk is not just another Fashion Show; it’s a REVOLUTION…………………
Edward is passionate, thoughtful, and known for looking out for others. He has served our country as a United States Marine and is currently in his 22nd year of service with the N.J. State Police in Patrol Dispatch & 9-1-1 Operations.
Edward is a natural leader and expert in team building. He has excelled in the practical application of Organizational, Operational, and Resource
Edward is a graduate of Robert Fiance Makeup Academy – Perth Amboy NJ. His entry into the fashion industry was as a certified makeup artist. He has worked with many of the area’s top local and international fashion
designers and models. He has participated in numerous events including
Atlantic City Fashion Week and New York Fashion Week.
Edward is the Chief Operating Officer of Fashion Vision Inc. With a mission of empowering designers, models, makeup artists, and hair stylists, Edward’s focus today is in fashion design & runway event planning and management.
CAN MUHAMMED KARAGOZ
Model Coach / Trainer (NY)
Can was recently on the judging panel at the SMGlobal Catwalk Model Casting. His industry experience in Modeling and Teaching will make him a valuable asset to our team and vision as we expand our services within our Training Academy.
Can is an established International Turkish-American performer and instructor of many Ballroom and Latin dance styles and is teaching his art in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Internationally. Can earned his degree in Physical Education & Sports and is a certified Personal Trainer & Nutritionist as well as a certified group fitness instructor. His exceptional teaching methods have been recognized internationally and he won the “Top Teacher Award” in North America, Europe and Asia 11 times. Can Muhammed Karagoz was also a finalist in many Open Professional International Latin Championships. He has taught many dance instructors from major franchised dance studios all over the world.
Can Muhammed Karagoz’s other passions include Acting & Modeling. He has taken the modeling industry by storm with his unique look and presentation. Can is a Professional Runway and Print Model and was the 2016 finalist for “Best Male Model of the Year”. He has been featured in many high end New York Fashion Week shows and has walked for many great Designers.
Mekayla Monroe has worked with SMGlobal Catwalk in Dallas, New York and on a editorial feature in SMGlobal Catwalk MAGAZINE.
Mekayla is a professional portrait and fashion photographer based in Oklahoma. For the past 3 years she has owned and operated a portrait, fashion and wedding photography business and studio. Mekayla is also a licensed cosmetologist and makeup artist, doing the hair and airbrush makeup for a number of her own photo shoots, along with fashion designers and celebrities such as Jennifer Tilly.
We are excited to welcome Mekayla to our Team.
We are excited to announce that “JOE CLARKE” joins the SMGlobal Catwalk TEAM as our HOUSE VIDEOGRAPHER (NY).
Joe Clarke is the President of Runwaynews.com. The CEO of RunwayNews.com is his partner Anthony Pierre. They have been taking fashion show videos of many Events and Designers including Samina Mughal for many seasons. RunwayNews.com has been around for many years and is well established in the Fashion Industry.
We are so excited to have Joe & RunwayNews.com on our GLOBAL TEAM.
Director of Photography (NY)
Marcellus Troy Alexander is the owner of Pictures By Design, established in 2007. Troy has captured numerous events over this time from fashion shows, to model portfolio shoots, to weddings and more. Troy has also been commissioned by designers to photograph their shows over the years. The vast arena to which Troy’s areas of interest expands has even afforded him the opportunity to be the lead photographer for an international church organization’s annual convocation in Orlando, Florida over a span of five days. Troy’s passion is to utilize every gift and ability through the guise of photography and artistic expression to inspire others, especially youth, to strive for their dreams and to create a platform by which they can be actualized.
Christopher Norris has been working with SMGlobal Catwalk in London since Season 1. We are so excited to announce that his has officially joined our Global TEAM and will be working on the Brand and our Charity; Relief SMGlobal Foundation.
Christopher is a media, publishing and social entrepreneur who joins the dots between book publishing, digital media, television, music, theatre, fashion and film by being passionate about making things happen, publicising excellence and helping others achieve their creative goals. He is currently Head of Crowdfunding at CrowdPatch CIC, Founding Director at Jolabokaflod CIC, serves on the SMRT blockchain platform team and sits on the board of two arts/media UK charities.
Adeeba Mughal joins SMGlobal Catwalk as our UK Marketing & PR Manager. Adeeba’s skills and experience in Social Media Marketing and Event Management will be an invaluable asset as we continue to grow across the world.
We welcome Adeeba and her high energy approach to our Team
James Blake has been loyal to the SMGlobal Catwalk Brand since our first season in London in 2017. We are excited to announce that he has officially joined our Global Team.
With a decade of experience in modelling and events both on the catwalk and behind the scenes, James is in the perfect position to mentor the next generation of models. Having worked with some of the biggest names in the fashion and modelling industry over the last 10 years, James has an abundance of knowledge and experience available. With an international network of Producers, Directors, Agents and Casting Directors, James can provide the necessary guidance for emerging and newly qualified models and artists to take a positive step forward in the industry. James has a huge skill set and mentoring methods and has helped 100’s of aspiring models reach their dreams in what is now a very tough industry.
James will be instrumental in bridging the gap for UK and European Models who wish to work with SMGlobal Catwalk on an International level.
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