Andre' K. Taylor | Creative thinker

Born and raised in the Northwest quadrant of the city, Andre’ K. Taylor is a third generation Washingtonian. He attended D.C. Public Schools and graduated from Howard University with a degree in finance. After leaving the Capstone, Andre’ pursued a professional tract, while also pursuing his first creative passion -- music. As half of the production team School of Beats, he released three compilation albums featuring local music artists. Soon after School of Beats' final release Lesson III: The Progress Report, another creative passion came to life for Andre' --

ö ö is a clothing brand that promotes honest propaganda through walking billboards of positivity. Whether it’s Black on Black Love or the popular Love DC t-shirt, each message, theme and design is something the brand fully stands behind. One of its key missions is to evoke emotion from ö that proudly wear the clothing, as well as those who encounter the brand for the first time. ö always aims to spread its motto: "...because honestly, the onus is on us."

The company has been recognized by and BuzzFeed as a black-owned clothing brand to watch for.