About the Author

Mary Lou Andre

Mary Lou Andre

Mary Lou Andre is a nationally renowned executive image consultant and the author of Ready to Wear: An Expert’s Guide to Choosing & Using Your Wardrobe. She is a sought after corporate advisor and expert on professional dress codes and corporate image issues, is frequently quoted in publications ranging from The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Chicago Tribune and The Washington Post, and has appeared on ABC World News Now, CBS, The Early Show, and CNN. As an affiliate of Bates, Mary Lou works with our executive clients to guide them in developing an overall presence and physical demeanor aligned with their position, using wardrobe as a strategic tool that influences others.

Recent Posts by Mary Lou Andre

Five Fresh Ideas to Step Up Your Executive Wardrobe in the New Decade

Dressing From The Waist Up:  Four Easy Ways to Master Executive Presence On Video Calls

Making Business Casual Work for You and Your Company

The Golden Globes: A Lesson in Style & Influence

Picture Perfect: Getting a Headshot You’ll be Proud to Post

The Skinny on Men's Suit Shopping: 7 Best Practices for Suiting up in Style

Is Hosiery History?

5 Strategies for Dressing Well When the Cameras Roll

Train Your Eye

The Look of Leadership: Five Style Tips for Men

All posts