Christene is a problem solver who wears many hats. She's helped to develop brand strategies, marketing and communications plans for small and medium sized businesses across several industries. Christene also thoroughly enjoys writing about beauty and has been doing so for the last 9 years.
Christene started nicholNOIRE, a boutique marketing firm, in 2016, to harness her strengths as a digital marketer, her insights and experience as a beauty writer and her desire to help businesses and brands succeed. Past and present projects include brands such as: AMBI, Botanics, COCOTIQUE, Covergirl, L'Oreal, Mashell Tabe, Mimi B Social, Pooka Pure and Simple, ThisThatBeauty and WhitPR to name a few.
Christene holds a Bachelor’s Degree with majors in marketing and finance from the University of South Florida and an MBA from the same institution
As a beauty expert and style writer, Felicia Walker Benson pours her heart and soul into her passion for fashion and beauty. She's the Editor-in-Chief for ThisThatBeauty, a top rated blog that regularly features beauty, fashion, product reviews, trend spotting, industry interviews, and more. In 2013, Beauty High dubbed ThisThatBeauty one of the best beauty blogs on the Internet and called her site "The blog equivalent of that best friend who always knows where to find the latest products and how to wear the newest trends." ThisThatBeauty's Instagram account has received accolades from The Huffington Post and Elle France as a top account to follow for beauty.
Felicia has appeared on The Today Show and has been featured in numerous publications including Lucky, Marie Claire, Glamour, Harper’s Bazaar, WWD, The New York Times, Ebony, Essence, Elle France, and GLAMOUR, to name a few.