Author Archives: Yolanda Urrabazo

Fashion’s Social Media Darling, OscarPRGirl, Gives Glimpse Inside the World of Oscar de la Renta

Erika Bearman, SVP of Global Communications in conversation with FIT Alumna Melisssa Lefere-Cobb, SVP of Merchandising & Sales Oscar de la Renta Senior VPs, Erika Bearman and Melissa Lefere-Cobb, a Fashion Buying Merchandising 1995 graduate, spoke at FIT as part … Continue reading

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Faces and Places in Fashion: A Peek Inside Intimates’ Industry

As part of FIT’s Faces and Places in Fashion lecture series, we were pleased to welcome graduates of FIT and other top leaders from the intimate apparel industry. The talk was moderated by FIT alumna Karen Bromley, Principal of The Bromley Group, … Continue reading

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Alumni Spotlight: Nicole Howard, Cosmetic and Fragrance Marketing and Management ’05

Earlier this month, we were delighted to meet Nicole Howard, a 2005 graduate of FIT’s Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing and Management (CFMM) master’s program, who has taken on the role of Executive Director of Global Corporate Innovation at The Estée … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with FIT Alumna Tae Smith

Faces & Places in Fashion Lecture Series presents Tae Smith, Costume & Production Design Researcher on The Great Gatsby     As part of FIT’s Faces & Places in Fashion lecture series, we were pleased to welcome FIT alumna Tae … Continue reading

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A Case of Being ‘Always On, Always Connected’

Social Media Week, which was launched in 2008, is an event that takes place in eight cities worldwide and explores the social, cultural and economic impact of social media. This year, the theme was “Always On, Always Connected: The Future … Continue reading

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