Yinka Ola, is a Nigerian-American talented Designer. She got her BA degree at Otis College of Art and Design as a Fashion Designer.

Yinka worked in the fashion industry as a designer for 3 years for Name Brands such as Seven for all Mankind and Chenault Clothing. Later on, she began to envision her passion of starting her own business of making custom made evening dresses.

She founded her own company “Ayo by Yinka” in 2013 and quickly it was known in Seattle for her quality work and attention to detail. In July 2016, she lunched her Contemporary Ready to Wear women’s line which infuses African print fabrics, quality laces into carefully selected Western silhouette.  

Ayo by Yinka want to continuously create a platform that will allow women to experience the cultural opulent side of Africa without having to compromise their personal contemporary style. The collection consists of Women Ready-to-wear/Custom made fashion brand that aims to satisfy the stylish urge of "the modern taste of Africa".