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Ask a Geek: Wanna be a Shoe and Bag aholic television host

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I want I got reader Sonya wrote:

I’m enjoying reading your blog and envying your access to incredible sales. I’m the head of development for a TV and Film production company based in Halifax. We’re developing a lifestyle/reality series on shoes and bags and are looking for a host. We’re looking for a woman, late 20s/early 30s looking, attractive, smart, articulate, funny and CRAZY for shoes and bags. We’ve got an ad posted a Is this you? Do you know who this person is? I thought you might be able to help get the word out and know people who fit the bill.

Thanks for thinking of me Sonja, but I have no desire to be a television personality. However, I’m sure there are many readers of I want – I got that might fit the bill. So I’ll post the details of the position here.

Ocean Entertainment :: Production
We are looking for a 20-30 somethin’ yr. old woman to host a new television series about shoes and bags.
Must unabashedly say yes to the statements below.

– Lost count at 100 when doing your own shoe and bag inventory
– Willing to spend mortage or rent on a bag
– Would rather shop in New york than go to a spa in the Carribean
– If you don’t already, love to own a shoe and bag boutique or
be a buyer for Holt Renfrew
– I’m attractive
– I’m funny
– I’m articulate
– I’m hip
If you said YES! to all of the above and want to go on a fashion adventure around the world, we’d like to hear from you. Please send…
– Your photograph…current, and preferably not from this summer’s family
reunion with 15 others…a head shot, and full length shot are perfect
– Your resume/bio
– A description of the shoes and bags you adore most
– A paragraph or two on how and why you became a shoe-aholic and

Please email all of the above to or by regular mail to:
Sonya Jampolsky
Ocean Entertainment
Suite #404, 1657 Barrington St.
Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 2A1

I have nothing to do with this position so please refer your questions to Sonya!

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Anita Clarke is an Engineering Storyteller and the founder of the fashion blog “I want – I got.” She was one of the first and most prominent online fashion writers in Toronto and Canada.