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Former Gianvito Rossi Employee Claims Company Discriminated Against Serena Williams

Former Gianvito Rossi Employee Claims Company Discriminated Against Serena Williams Former Gianvito Rossi Employee Claims Company Discriminated Against Serena Williams
Galena Nuncio | 19 May, 2017, 22:18

After being fired from the company in January, former employee Whitney Wilburn filed a lawsuit on the grounds of racial discrimination by her immediate superior, citing the company's alleged treatment of Williams as example.

According to a PageSix article, the shoe store Gianvito Rossi is accused of labeling Williams as "disgusting" and refused to offer her the same courtesies they offer to white celebs.

Racist managers at the high-end shoe designer Gianvito Rossi gave tennis superstar Serena Williams a smaller discount than ones granted white celebrities because the company does not want black women wearing its merchandise, a former employee alleges in a new suit.

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"When later pressured to do so by a contact at Vogue magazine, they offered only a fraction of the discount that white celebrities typically receive". Once she was hired, Wilburn claims her boss, Grace Mazzilli, immediately became "hostile to Wilburn based upon her race and age".

The suit also says that the company referred to Williams as "disgusting", and Wilburn was the only Black employee at the business for a year-and-a-half, reports the New York Post.

Though a former employee of the company claims differently. "Merely lifting words from a complaint out of context, without investigation and without even awaiting any reply in a pending proceeding, is a mere hit job".

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An employee at Gianvito Rossi's Manhattan boutique said Mazzilli was unavailable to comment because she's traveling in Italy. Further, when fired "without warning or formal evaluation", the suit claims that Wilburn was replaced by "a much younger white manager". "Gianvito Rossi has the pleasure of having relationships with global celebrities without any distinction".

Wilburn who is also Black, says Mazzilli reduced her responsibilities and sabotaged her until she was sacked in January.

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