Eric Archibald | Co-Founder & Creative Director
Eric Archibald is the creative force behind Collection ELA, serving as the creative director and head stylist. He brings over 20 years of experience in fashion styling, drawing inspiration from both classic and contemporary fashion design. Eric’s work has been featured across couture runways, music videos, global tours and television commercials including looks for Verizon, Jenny Craig, Weight Watchers, Hershey’s Kisses and Burger King. Editorial features include Harper’s Bazaar, Glamour, GQ, Marie Claire, People and more.
Known for his signature aesthetic that combines classic silhouettes with an edgy attitude, Eric has worked with major celebrities such as Britney Spears, Tyra Banks, Jennifer Hudson, Usher, P. Diddy, Toni Braxton, Mariah Carey, Faith Evans, 50 Cent, Shania Twain, Dave Matthews Band, Thalia, Rebecca Romijn and more.
Bryan Patrick Franklin | Co-Founder & CEO
Bryan Patrick Franklin is the business mastermind behind Collection ELA, which he launched with business partner Eric Archibald in 2013. With 15 years of experience across entertainment, fashion, photography, art and film, Bryan brings entrepreneurial vision and an impressive celebrity clientele to the brand. Bryan has worked as a business manager and liaison with top tier Hollywood talent. He additionally oversees talent representation and celebrity endorsements through GRID agency, which represents some of the world’s most sought after hair, makeup, styling, photography and film professionals. Under Bryan’s leadership, GRID has emerged as a power player among entertainment’s elite.