Founder of
Samata initially founded this site as a diary whilst Talent Magazine Editor and PR Director for a 3 floor boutique in Sloane Square. Ambassador for the British Council's TN2020 & Courvoisier's FT 500, her press includes the US Government, ESSENCE & ELLE. Her hobbies include travel, writing, lucid dreaming and eating west African food.
Marissa Amarante
Executive Assistant (New York based)
Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (LA) alumni Marissa has interned for Red Carpet Green Dress and Ted Baker in addition to her docent role for Diane Von Furstenburg's LACMA exhibit, 'Journey of a Dress'. Currently based in the East Coast, Marissa works as a stylist, personal assistant and writer.
Melissa Bradbury
Layout and Graphic Designer
Melissa graduated with a First Class Degree in Fashion and Business from UCC ('Excellence' award winner). Her work to date includes 'Lingerie La Femme’ and ‘Beneath and Beyond’ in addition to her long-standing docent role with industry behemoth the Textiles Forum. Melissa works as an independent layout and graphic designer.
Ery Lu
Pinterest and Blog Executive
Born in Kazakhstan, Ery Lu moved to Germany where she studied Foreign Languages. Fluent in German, English and Russian she also spent 2 years in the USA where she refined her love for fashion and as she puts it 'everything beautiful'. Obsessed with fashion and lifestyle Ery, loves travel and meeting new people.
Lifestyle blogger
Amy Goldsmith
Amy Goldsmith is a lifestyle blogger living in Melbourne. Her passion is fashion and a healthy lifestyle. She loves to spend her free time travelling, reading and of course – shopping
We are currently offering internships for short to long-term positions with Samata is also looking for a London-based assistant. Get in touch if you are (seriously) interested in joining the team, contact details below.