Doe Deere has gained some popularity among her peers as an entrepreneur. She has invested greatly in the cosmetics industry. Recently, she was also able to launch another venture that dealt with jewelry- Poppy Angeloff. Despite being a prominent entrepreneur in the U.S., Doe Deere is originally from Russia. As a young girl, she aspired to become a successful individual. Doe Deere believed that the U.S. was a place that was filled with opportunities. It was impossible to convince her otherwise since she had also watched many films and she has also read many magazines originating from the U.S.
An Overview of Doe Deere
Although she was born in Russia, she has a good mastery of English as a language. Luckily, she went to the U.S. at the age of 17 years. She was together with her mother and sister. New York City was their first destination. Unfortunately, the money that her mother had saved was depleted, and they had to find a way to make more money. Although Deere’s mother was an accountant, she has studied in Russia, and she had to transfer her education records. The process took a lot of time and to earn some money; she became a cleaner. Doe Deere was watching the neighborhood cats while also walking the dogs around.
The little that she earned came in handy since it would also supplement her mother’s income. Despite being affected psychologically, they never lost hope. There came a time when they had to check into a homeless shelter in Manhattan because of the financial struggle that they were undergoing. They lived in a tiny room for more than six months, and they had only one bed. Doe Deere aspired to be a fashion designer, and she would also put her ideas on paper. In 1999, they were able to get some assistance from a social worker known as Dorchen Leidholdt. She was a feminist and a lawyer.
Dorchen helped Deere’s mother to get a well-paying job since she was an accountant. Doe Deere on the other hand also got to enroll in an institution where she would learn about fashion. Later, Deere was able to found a cosmetics brand- Lime Crime. She has also succeeded in founding Poppy Angeloff, a venture that deals with the sale of jewelry.