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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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Alumni Spotlight: Irene Mak, Fashion Design ’82

From the Desk of… Irene Mak Irene Mak (Fashion Design ’82) recently attended our Kickstarter School panel to support her friend, Stefan Loble (SCPS ’10), who was one of the alumni panelists. Stefan’s presentation about his hugely successful menswear startup, … Continue reading

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Alumni Spotlight: Valerie Michael-éfe, Entrepreneurship ’13, Fashion Design ’11

Business Class Valerie Michael-éfe Entrepreneurship ’13, Fashion Design ’11 You’re in the first graduating class of FIT’s Entrepreneurship program. What was your favorite course? In our sixth semester, we worked in groups to create a business plan—financials, marketing, everything. Everyone in my … Continue reading

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Alumni Spotlight: Melissa Mendez, Production Management ’10

Earth Day Profile FIT is renowned for its sustainability initiatives, from implementing green projects throughout campus, to bringing sustainable design issues to curriculums, to raising awareness at its annual conference. No doubt, Sustainability at FIT inspires graduates to incorporate green practices in their … Continue reading

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