Johana Gladis Hernandez is the owner/designer of GLAUDI by Johana Hernandez, located in Downey, California, and Beverly Hills. Born in Los Angeles to El Salvadorean parents who escaped the war, Ms. Hernandez accompanied her parents to see their work as a young girl, in the factories producing garments for global brands, including Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger. She used the experience to learn about garment construction and manufacturing processes, which ignited her passion for designing clothes at a very young age.
GLAUDI by Johana Hernandez is the first Salvadoran American fashion designer to present in Paris Fashion Week and the first Latina Designer on the cover of Beverly Hills Courier since 1965 named «A fashion Phenom in Beverly Hills.» GLAUDI is a couture brand that focuses on Evening Gowns, Bridal, and Women’s/ Men’s suits in Beverly Hills for the world to love. GLAUDI is known for making beautiful designs for celebrities such as Serena Williams, Bella Thorne, Paulina Rubio, Gloria Trevi, and many more. GLAUDI is designed to empower women and men to achieve their goals feeling confident in their bodies, as GLAUDI is tailor–made to each individual’s measurements.
A sought-after speaker in her field, Ms. Hernandez was a designer judge on the international TV series, The Fashion Hero on Amazon Prime. Recognized as the FIAT Design Campaign winner, Ms. Hernandez was one of the top 13 designers in the U.S. to participate in the 2013 NBC series, Fashion Star which aired worldwide. Johana is included in multiple editions of Who’s Who of America. She was profiled as one of People en Espanol’s 25 Most Powerful Women in 2014, Latina Magazine’s 30 Under 30 in 2015, and one of the 50 Most Influential Women in Latin America in 2019. Highly praised by her peers and clients, GLAUDI with Ms. Hernandez is a pioneer in her field.