ABOUT MIKE B
Mike B aka BOGARD served as Bad Boy Record’s head fashion consultant from 2002 to 2004, shaping the images of several urban music icons, including Mase, 112, and the legendary The Notorious B.I.G, and went on to style the label’s entire second generation, including Shyne, Black Rob, G-Dep, and 8Ball & MJG. As his repertoire expanded, Mike B developed his independent portfolio by launching BOGARD Management and Consulting LLC, a boutique fashion creative agency. He served as co-creative director for Sean John and was a core visionary behind the landmark “Be” and “Vote or Die” ad campaigns, and partnered with old friends Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osbourne to help launch the high-end menswear brands Public School and Black Apple NYC. Television endeavors range from being the in-house stylist for the “Making the Band” series to being documented on Oxygen’s “House of Glam” reality series. Today, the Bogard client list features the most elite names in music, sports, and entertainment, including Chris Brown, Swizz Beatz, Nas, Lebron James, Dwight Howard, Kevin Plank, Robinson Cano, Steve Stoute, and Alicia Keys. He’s collaborated with brands like Sabit NYC, and Gorilla USA, as well as lending his eye to commercials for State Farm, McDonald’s and Budweiser.