CFDA Welcomes 26 New Members

CFDA Welcomes 26 New Members

CFDA welcomed 26 new members yesterday in to it's exclusive and elite group founded in 1962.  

 “CFDA membership is a prestigious honor but it also comes with real benefits in helping designers grow their businesses,” said Steven Kolb, CEO of the CFDA. “We look forward to being of service to the class of 2012 and celebrating their unique talents.”

Joseph AltuzarraALTUZARRA

Coomi BhasinCOOMI

Vince CamutoTHE CAMUTO GROUP

Jean-Michel CazabatJEAN-MICHEL CAZABAT

Emily CurrentCURRENT ELLIOTT

Carly CushnieCUSHNIE ET OCHS

Rachel DooleyGEMMA REDUX

Meritt ElliottCURRENT ELLIOTT

Judy GeibJUDY GEIB

Nili LotanNILI LOTAN DESIGN STUDIO

Pamela LovePAMELA LOVE LLC

Paul MarlowLODEN DAGER

Jana MathesonJUDITH LEIBER

Yvan MispelaereDVF

Lauren MoffattLAUREN MOFFATT

Jeffrey MonteiroBill Blass

LeAnn NealzJUICY COUTURE

Kerry O’BrienCOMMANDO

Michelle OchsCUSHNIE ET OCHS

Shimon OvadiaOVADIA AND SONS

Ariel OvadiaOVADIA AND SONS

Gabriela PerezuttiCANDELA NYC

Lisa PerryLISA PERRY/LP STYLE, LLC

Tadashi ShojiTADASHI SHOJI & ASSOCIATES

Tabitha SimmonsTABITHA SIMMONS

Rachel ZoeRACHEL ZOE

 

About CFDA:

The Council of Fashion Designers of America, Inc. (CFDA) is a not-for-profit trade association whose membership consists of more than 400 of America’s foremost womenswear, menswear, jewelry and accessory designers.  Their goals are:

  • to further the position of fashion design as a recognized branch of American art and culture,
  • to advance its artistic and professional standards, to establish and maintain a code of ethics and practices of mutual benefit in professional, public, and trade relations,
  • and to promote and improve public understanding and appreciation of the fashion arts through leadership in quality and taste.