Shannon Abloh is the widow of the late Virgil Abloh, founder of Off-White, a streetwear brand that has received global acclaim and recognition from some of the greatest pop-culture influencers like Kanye West. This article looks into his wife’s biography highlighting her background, career journey, and personal life with the late Virgil.
Shannon Abloh Age and Place of Birth
Mrs. Abloh was born in the early 1980s and was raised in the States. She met Virgil in her childhood, becoming friends from an early age.
Shannon Abloh Education Background
Shannon is an alumnus of Edgewood College where she pursued a degree in Management and Marketing.
Shannon Abloh Career Journey
Her career has been successful in working with global brands. She first worked with Yahoo in the position of a media planner where she was in charge of ensuring that communication and events were successful. Bringing in her Management and Marketing training, her time at Yahoo was rewarding. She then joined Monster as a program manager.
Shannon Abloh Personal Life
Shannon Abloh married her childhood and lifelong friend Virgil Abloh after dating for ten years. His proposal caught her by surprise and the two finally tied the knot in 2009 at the Chicago Four Seasons. This was amidst Virgil’s highly demanding work but he nonetheless was supportive in the wedding preparations. The wedding was a large family ceremony that had the bride adorned in ivory-hued Amsale and violet-blue shoes while the groom was in a tuxedo and white tie.
The couple had two children Grey and Lowe. Virgil was described as a fiercely devoted father to the kids and his passing had caused great emotional turmoil. He succumbed to a rare form of cancer. His career had been immensely successful producing disruptive wear that would have Louis Vuitton hire him as the brand’s first African-American artistic director. Virgil passed away at the age of forty-one leaving his parents Nee and Eunice Abloh, sister Edwina Abloh, wife, and children Lowe and Grey.
Shannon lives with the children in Chicago.
Shannon Abloh Net Worth and Property
Her net worth as of 2021 is estimated to be $1,000,000
|Real Name||Shannon Abloh|
|Age||40s (As of 2021)|
|Place of Birth||USA|
|Year of Birth||1980s|
|Spouse||The late Virgil Abloh|
|Children||Grey and Lowe Abloh|