Category Archives: Entrepreneurship

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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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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Video: “Kickstarter School” Panel

With new media platforms playing a vital role in getting creative work off the ground, we were pleased to bring together a dynamic panel for “Kickstarter School: Bring Your Project to Life” at FIT this week. The lively discussion included … 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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