Barbara S. Mrvos

Barbara S. Mrvos

Barbara S. Mrvos

B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

First year at SCAD:

"To relate my practical, real business life experiences in order to make students ready for the business world."


Developed staff in all professional positions, set up systems for companies developing their private brand


American Jewelry Design Council

Publications and presentations

Presented several times to the University of Alabama on product development and sourcing processes

Previous Positions

Vice president/divisional merchandise manager for Saks Inc., Bon Ton and Vanity junior stores; vice president of product development sourcing and trend research for 1928 and Roman Company; buyer for Dillard's department stores, developed product for corporation

Courses Taught

  • FASM 245 Retail Buying Simulation
  • FASM 420 Global Sourcing and Import Buying for Fashion
  • FASM 310 Private Label Product Development
  • FASM 410 Retail Management