FGI Staff and Board of Directors

The Fashion Group International, Inc. is headquartered in New York City.

 

Headquarters Staff

Patricia Maffei, Managing Director of Membership & Regional Services 

Maryanne Grisz, Managing Director of Special Events & Operations 

Wendy D'Amico, Chief Creative Writer

Jazz Purewal, Special Events Manager

Suzin Roblee, Regional Services Manager

Larisa Kreychmar, Accountant

Gabriel Ayala, Graphic Design & Social Media Assistant 

Caitlin Durning, Adm.Asst./Special Events & Social Media

Martina Lopez, Facility Coordinator 

 

Consultants 

Bruce Borner, Chief Technology Officer

Marylou Luther, International Fashion Syndicate, Creative Director

Diane Clehane, Madeline Communications, Public Relations & Advertising Sales 

 

Advisory Board

Rose Marie Bravo, Burberry, Ret.

Paul Charron, Liz Claiborne, Ret.

Michael Clinton, Hearst Magazines

Graziano de Boni, Philipp Plein Americas

Richard Dickson, Mattel Inc.

James Druckman, New York Design Center

Joseph Gromek, Warnaco Group, Inc. Ret.

Michael Gould, Bloomingdale's, Ret.

Brendan Hoffman, Vince

James LaForce, LaForce

William Lauder, The Estee Lauder Companies Inc.

Elizabeth S. Marcuse, LIM College 

Marc Metrick, Saks Fifth Avenue

Gwen Morrison, WPP - The Store

Liz Rodbell, Steve Madden 

Andrew Rosen, Theory

Stephen Sadove, Stephen Sadove Associates

Burton Tansky, The Neiman Marcus Group, Ret.

Ruben Toledo

Diane Von FurstenbergDiane Von Furstenberg Studio L.P.

Gary Wassner, Hilldun

Anna WintourVogue Magazine

 

FGI Board of Directors

Chairman - James D'Adamo, Hearst Integrated Media

Treasurer Pam Linton,  LIM College

Secretary - Caroline Fabrigas,  Scent Marketing, Inc. 

 

Daniel Annese, The Estee Lauder Companies

Ricardo Alvar, Forcebrands

Andrew Blecher, Hudson's Bay Company

Karen Bromley, The Bromley Group, LLC

Nancy Cardone, Cosmo, Seventeen & Women's Health 

King Chong, Lafayette 148 NY

Kathryn Cordes, AlixPartners

Diane Crecca, Arcade Beauty

Emily Essner, Saks Fifth Avenue 

Nicole Fischelis, Fashion Art Forecaster 

Joyce Green, Chanel 

Jodi Kaplan, Facet Luxury Group

Monica Rich Kosann, Monica Rich Kosann

Jaqui Lividini, Lividini & Co.

Donald Loftus, Chairman Emeritus

Lisa LoriThe Perfect Provenance

Deirdre Costa Major, Americana Manhasset

Angela Mariani, C&M Media

Nicholas Munafo, LVMH

Frederic Pignault, International Flavors and Fragrances

Claudia Poccia

Lisa Marie Ringus, 24 Seven

Michael Sengstack, Avon

Rachel Vaisman, The RealReal

Janice Wang-Mallard, Alvanon

John Walls, Neiman Marcus Group