As CEO of Tocaya Design LLC., Tina Trevino is the designer of direct to consumer lifestyle brand, Tocaya. In addition, she is an apparel product development consultant for retailers like Calvin Klein, Karl Lagerfeld, Fashion to Figure, Venus, Cato, and Tillys to name just a few. With over 25 years of experience in the apparel industry, her expertise is in brand building, designing, manufacturing, and distribution.
She’s launched brands like Brooke Shields for QVC, Wendy Williams for HSN, Emme dresses for Ashley Stewart, Chiqui Delgado’s capsule dress collection and also worked with designers like Ronny Kobo and Jay Godfrey. Focused on how the apparel business is constantly evolving, her pulse is on industry newness and a vision for what the the new retail landscape looks like in today’s environment.
Also as Director of Community Relations for the digital publication Latin Biz Today which is geared towards helping small businesses and start-ups, she focuses on community outreach to connect and engage with individuals and businesses who are looking for help. Through Latin Biz Today, she’s worked with musicians, celebrities, C-suite executives, talent, athletes, chefs, and designers interviewing them from a business perspective to create unique content and partnerships for Latin Biz Today. Her portfolio of interviews and events includes working with Tito Puente Jr., Eva Longoria, Rosie Mercado, Ervin Santana, Hernan Romero, and Cenia Paredes as just a few.