"I want to provide women with the tools they need to successfully manifest their destiny in the world of beauty and fashion, by connecting them with the leading figures in both industries."
- Kimberly M. Dobine
Kimberly M. Dobine is the experiential visionary, purpose-driven event producer, moderator and lifestyle brand curator redefining what it means to be popular in her daily strides. An impact architect in her own right, Kimberly is an executor of all things womanhood, media and beauty as owner of Posh and Popular LLC and founder of The Fashion and Beauty Summit and the P.O.S.H.and Popular Foundation.
An unapologetic creator and trailblazer of elaborative experiences, Kimberly operates from a limitless mindset to consistently unite and celebrate her fellow women of Detroit and beyond. It is through her diverse endeavors that Kimberly consciously crafts new ways to nurture beautiful moments in the lives of others and exemplifies popularity through genuine connection. Bringing forth leading women across industries and backgrounds, the annual Fashion and Beauty Summit is Kimberly’s mission in action, serving as a unified front for women to embrace themselves and each other, authentically and powerfully. With unwavering pride in the many talents of Detroit women, Kimberly originates and creatively directs events unlike any other; her way of not only telling, but showcasing her appreciation for all women who walk boldly in their purpose.
Since its inception in 2013, Posh and Popular has evolved into an international and multidimensional brand allowing Kimberly to serve women immeasurably. An originator within the blogging industry, Kimberly has transformed what began as a fashion blog for sharing tips with friends, into the immersive platform which thrives today. Merging her affinity and expertise in beauty and styling, the Posh and Popular Beauty Concierge has driven Kimberly to execute all-encompassing beauty activations for women throughout Detroit. Since launching concierge services, Kimberly has directed comprehensive events for women of Fortune 500 companies including General Motors. She continually provides opportunities for emerging stylists, makeup artists and cosmetologists to display their skill sets and earn recognition.
Inspired by the powerful transformation of one of her closest friends who emerged from incarceration to successful entrepreneurship, Kimberly launched the P.O.S.H. and Popular Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to uplifting women who are transitioning from prison and domestic abuse circumstances. Providing them with essential resources and support, Kimberly pushes past challenges to help these resilient women re-acclimate to life and set their aims higher toward becoming business owners in the fashion and beauty space.
Kimberly combines grace, grit and faith to inspire others to do the same. Understanding all too well the consequences of being crippled by fear, she charges forward in her servitude and remains steadfast on her journey of becoming a respected figure of impact. Kimberly is taking Posh and Popular to new realms with the launch of the Fashion and Beauty Collective, a monthly membership program for women’s continuous support and connection. Forging her own path in multifaceted womanhood, empowerment, and creative manifestation, Kimberly Dobine is changing the face of what is popular in the lifestyle space.
Kimberly is a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., a graduate of Alabama A & M University, wife and mother to Lourdes, her daughter, who she lives to inspire daily.