Claire Sulmers

Founder of FashionBombDaily

Ms. Claire Siobhan Sulmers is the founder of, and the industry’s leading fashion blogger chronicling fashionistas of color. Her pioneering work ushered in a new wave of digital journalism that fed and fueled an under-served community of African-American and Latino style lovers wanting to know more about brand from the culture. Beyond developing and directing content for FashionBomb Daily and its affiliate sites, Sulmers has done extensive style writing for other platforms including Vogue Italia , Vogue Paris , and ESSENCE Magazine. Her body of work and online following – now numbered above one million – has made Ms. Sulmers the influencer of choice for major corporate brands who want to reach her audience including Toyota, Reebok, Verizon, and mother. Ms.Sulmers, who hails from Atlanta, Georgia, holds a degree in French and African American studies from Harvard University. In 11 years, Claire has accumulated over 1.3 million followers, written a book “The Bomb Life”, and is now expanding into E-Commerce, TV, and Beauty.

Her Bawse moves of building her hair empire from the ground up and incorporating her specialized knowledge base catapulted Courtney as a leading voice in the Bawse movement. An advocate for women’s empowerment and sought out speaker, Courtney aims to encourage and uplift women, especially as it relates to balancing career and family successfully. Now, she takes her passion, her experience being a Bawse and desires to share with others and presents “Who’s The Bawse- The Experience.”