FGI salutes eight outstanding individuals recognized for innovation, creativity and accomplishment in Accessories, Beauty/Fragrance Corporate, Beauty/Fragrance Entrepreneur, Home/Interior Design, Fine Jewelry, Men's Apparel, Retail, Women's Apparel.
The FGI annual luncheon is a celebration that honors and supports the creativity and business acumen of the emerging young talents, destined to ensure the growth and future of the fashion and fashion-related industries.
These awards are very much in keeping with the FGI mission to promote the advancement of both new and seasoned professionals in the fashion industries. Developed in 1997, The Rising Stars Awards honors individuals who are up-and-coming style-makers. The awards recognize the extraordinary talent and drive of those who can capture imaginations and flourish in the ever-more complex fashion world.
The Fashion Group International presented
THE 10th ANNUAL RISING STARS AWARDS
JANUARY 25, 2007
11:30 am - Reception
12 noon-2:00 pm - Luncheon & Awards Ceremony
NEW YORK HILTON
1335 Avenue of the Americas
Keynote Speaker: JOSEPH ABBOUD
FGI Rising Stars Awards were presented in these Categories:
award presenter: Donna Kalajian Lagani
winner: Margret Karner - Massivesilver, Inc
award presenter: Jane Larkworthy
winner: Shirley Dong - Avon
award presenter: Sonia Kashuk
winner: Dr. Steven Victor - Victor Cosmeceuticals
award presenter: Jamie Drake
winner: David Ashen - D-ash Design
award presenter: Gerard Yosca
winner: Coomi Bhasin - Coomi
award presenter: Robert Bryan
winner: Duncan Quinn - DQ, LLC
award presenter: Nicole Fischelis
winner: Fraser Conlon - Amaridian
award presenter: Carolina Herrera
winner: Lyn Devon - Lyn Devon, LLC
Sponsored by: TARGET Cosmopolitan Solstiss/Bucol
Awards generously provided by: Movado
For more information on the 10th Annual Rising Stars Awards, please contact the FGI special events department at (212) 302-5511.