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New York

October 12th, 2017
9AM - 4PM


Parsons School of Design
Tishman Auditorium

66 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10011

- NEW YORK -


WHAT

Produced by UBM FASHION, SWIMLESSONS is an educational forum that provides fashion brands the tools to build and evolve their business in this ever-changing market.

 

WHEN & WHERE

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Check-in and Breakfast - 8AM to 9AM
SWIMLESSONS - 9AM to 4PM
lunch will be provided at 12:30PM

Parsons School of Design

Tishman Auditorium
63 5th Avenue
New York, NY, 10003

Northeast corner of 5th Ave. and 13th St.

 
 

SPEAKERS
& TOPICS

MODERATED BY

Jeremy Kirkland, Founder, Blamo!

SPEAKERS

Tommy Fazio, Fashion Director and Brand Manager, UBM Fashion
Danielle Licata, Creative Director & Vice President, Coterie
Steve Trayner, Managing Director, Barbarian Agency
Rachel Kibbe, Founder and CEO, HELPSY
Anna Ward, Director of External Relations, Artists & Fleas
Stephanie Black, Brooklyn Market Manager, Artists & Fleas
Tim Moore, Executive Vice President, Hilldun
Shawn Howell, VP & DMM, Gilt & Saks Off Fifth
Constance Hoza, VP & DMM of Ladies Apparel, Lord & Taylor
Daniel Kahalani, CEO, DNA Footwear
Dane Cohen, Director of Retail and Owner, Lester's
Bill Phillips, President of Bill Phillips Editorial Consulting & former VP/Editor in Chief of Men’s Health
Theresa Hiner, Sr. Sales Director, Bill Blass
Douglas Hand, Founding Partner, Hand, Baldachin, & Amburgey LLP

TOPICS

Successful Tradeshows
Selling 101
Addressing Sustainability As A Fashion Business
Wholesale & Retail Presentation
Financing Fashion
Retail Q&A
Communicating with Customers Effectively
Bill Blass - Brand Q&A
Fashion Law: The Essential Legal Elements in the Fashion Industry