Silvia York was born in Sofia, Bulgaria. She moved to New York to pursue a Marketing Degree in Baruch College. She is currently the Founder and CEO of Uptown Perfumery, a high-end perfume house in Manhattan. She is also a guest speaker to Columbia University’s business program where she often shares the story of how she built her company from humble beginnings to selling her products all over the world.
When she’s not working she’s most likely binge-watching The Great British Baking Show or baking bread. She resides in New York with her rescue Havanese pup, named Dot.