For the love of the shoe
You know that feeling, when you get a new pair. We know that feeling too.
It’s more than the sneaker for us – it’s the connection that sneakers provide. An allegiance to a community, team, city, or a moment in time. Sneakers can introduce us without saying a word.
Common Ace is a multifaceted platform that revolutionizes the sneaker community. Here to modernize and inspire, through the female lens. Powered by authentic voices, Common Ace aggregates the widest selection of sneakers from around the world [into one place] so that you can find what you are looking for seamlessly. Fluidly bridging content, commerce, and community to celebrate her journey in womanhood- from early sneaker exploration to personal evolution.
Born and raised in Australia, Romy Samuel has lived and worked in technology from Israel to Europe, Melbourne, New York and Sydney. She was one of very few women in the male-dominated industry of IT in the late 90s.
As an avid sneaker collector, she has strong ties to the streetwear community globally and currently works for Kith, one of the world’s leading brands in Streetwear fashion. She now resides in Los Angeles with her American husband and two children.
Sophia Chang hails from the borough of Queens, New York and in less than a decade managed to champion a name for herself in the art, design and streetwear community world wide. With her BFA from Parsons School of Design coupled with a natural acumen for business she has collaborated with a-list names across multiple fields.
One of her biggest accolades of her career to date was the design of her own collection with Puma which touted their number one grossing lifestyle range and was exhibited at various international museums. She has also been featured in collectable books and publications worldwide. Making her voice a staple in the industries she occupies offering her trust and access to notable people in her network.