Mauricio Quezada started his career in fashion working for Alex White at W Magazine. After positions at Vogue and Men’s Vogue, he left magazines to work with legendary stylist Bill Mullen. In 2008 he co-founded his own brand, HESTER, which was a semi-finalist for the 2010 Ecco Domani Fashion Foundation Award. He also had the privilege of working at Calvin Klein under the creative leadership of Raf Simons before starting out on his own. He holds a degree in English and Art History from Columbia University.