Amir is a long-time corporate executive with 20+ years experience at companies and brands like Disney, Universal, and Gatorade/Quaker Oats spanning a cross-section of functions including Operations, Supply Chain, Merchandising, and Customer Service.
He's also a serial entrepreneur who launched Citees in 2017 as a brand focused on city-based fashion that also gives back to the cities in which they are located. Community involvement for the brand has taken several forms including supporting local charities, sponsoring regional events, and working with small businesses in each community.
In July 2019, Citees joined the slow fashion movement and transitioned to selling vintage t-shirts. The brand has since amassed a large collection, including an impressive assortment of vintage rap tees. By using a unique mix of marketing and distribution models the company has established its reputation as a recognizable brand in the vintage tee market. As a source for location fashion and collectible streetwear, the company remains committed to making an impact in every neighborhood they touch.
Citees and Defunkd partnered together in June of 2022 to bring you Legiteem8