Los Angeles, California, United States
Nikia Shanard is the CEO and Creative Director of Toil & Leisure. He has been active in the apparel industry
for over 2 decades as a consultant for both start-ups and major clothing companies.
Nikia Shanard’s unique talent and modern vision have fueled the creation of Toil & Leisure as well as several
other luxury brands sold throughout the US and internationally. As CEO and Director, he brings a balance of
brand developer and fashion designer, and a personal vision to paint a picture, convey a message, and
leave an impression.
His passion to create brands that people love is expressed in every aspect from start to finish and stands as
the philosophy of his work.