Led by two of the industry’s most successful and respected stylists, The Elite Stylist Program is designed to enhance your industry knowledge, accelerate your business and help you reach your full potential.

You Are Your Best Investment

Develop an unstoppable mindset and learn how to start, scale, and sustain a profitable, purpose-driven styling business.

Now enrolling for courses in MAY 2024


  • 20 LIVE training sessions
  • 10 LIVE mindset sessions
  • 10 intensive modules with in-depth workbooks and career focused tasks
  • 2, 1:1 private coaching sessions, personalized to your unique abilities
  • Personalized feedback on completed tasks and exercises for each module
  • 6 bonus guides and forms
  • Access to private Facebook & Whatsapp for instant support
  • How to Give Professional Presentations training manual
  • Invitations 4 guest speaking events during the program

Meet The Instructors

"We've been in the business of transforming people’s lives through the art of successful dressing for a combined five decades, but nothing gives us more pleasure than to see our students build styling businesses as successful as ours. Our philosophy is, “your success is our success” and we are 100% committed to seeing you achieve your financial and personal goals."

Isobel Kershaw & Kim Apodaca

Global Style Academy

With a range of courses, there is something for every stylist- no matter your level of styling.

Kim Apodaca

Kim is a South Africa-born, LA-based stylist with clients across Southern California, NYC, London and dozens of other cities around the globe. With two decades of experience in fashion and entertainment, Kim is passionate about helping people realize their full potential and gain confidence through the power of great style. She specializes in cultivating a style that represents her clients’ personal brands and elevates their professional status beyond what they ever thought possible.

Kim is currently a stylist for South Coast Plaza. A keynote speaker, she has spoken at numerous corporations like World Federation of United Nations Associations, NYU, FIT (NYC), TealHQ, Hogan Lovells Law Firm and Bloomingdales. Kim is the Co-Founder of Our Career Lab, Curator Couture and The Global Style Academy.

Isobel Kershaw

With over thirty years of experience in the fashion industry, Isobel has earned her title of Style Guru. She began her career working alongside notable designers like Loewe, Alfredo Caral and Linka Cierac, then moved on to a position with Harrods Executive Training. Working her way up to Acting Director over the course of nine years, she collaborated with luxury brands such as Prada, Jill Sander and Roland Mouret. She then accepted a role as Head of Buying for Frank Usher and was promoted to head the design team as Product Director.

Isobel started The Stylist London, her own personal styling business, to pursue her passion for making people look and feel their best in everyday life. Since then, she has worked with thousands of clients, from corporate leaders and celebrities to men and women from all walks of life. A popular public speaker, Isobel regularly shares her expertise on all things style and non-verbal communication. She wrote and launched the first Glamhive Course in 2018 and is passionate about coaching the future generation of leading stylists, and sharing her secrets, knowledge and experience with fashionistas (like you).

Style Confidently & Build The Business of Your Dreams.