The NYC Fashion Fellows consist of a diverse group of fashion management professionals with an outstanding track record of achievement, an interest in pursuing top- level executive positions at companies across the fashion industry, and a demonstrated commitment to serving society and NYC at large. Fellows come from NYC-based companies or internationally-based companies with US headquarters in NYC. Companies range in sizes and stages from start-up to well-established.

Fashion management positions include but are not limited to: Merchandiser, Product Development, Media, Events, Business Development, Marketing, Public Relations, Retail Buyer, Account Executive, Wholesale, Financial Planner and Human Resources.


The 2016 class of NYC Fashion Fellows includes 25 leaders of some of NYC biggest fashion companies and brands.


Fashion Fellow Mentors are executives and leaders of world-class organizations who have extensive experience in business management and leadership. Mentors will represent a variety of sectors and industries.

Advisory Committee:

Our thanks go out to the Advisory Committee, a group entirely comprised of past Fellows, Mentors, events hosts and other program contributors for their support in helping us determine the future direction of the NYC Fashion Fellows program.