Allison Andrews started APA Business Consulting in 2005, working primarily with fashion clients in business development, sales and marketing. She’s since broadened the industries she serves, but has retained her hands-on focus and desire to be an integral part of her clients’ businesses. Allison’s extensive sales and marketing expertise and demonstrated success in organizational development have been recognized with several awards and honors. Allison created Fashion Week San Diego in 2008 to help grow the emerging fashion community in San Diego. Fashion Week San Diego happens the first week of October. She’s dedicated to assisting others, whether it’s in business or through community service. She believes fervently in empowering people and business to grow and thrive. Allison holds a bachelor of science in organizational leadership and an associate of art in merchandise marketing.