All posts by Up Close With Sam

Paraiso Coming To Miami Swim Week 2018

  Swim Week is an annual event packed with fashion shows and trade shows in Miami Beach, Fla. Until now, the events have been geared toward retailers and manufacturers, but trade-show producer Sam Ben-Avraham wants to […]

LIONSGATE Kicks Off The Week With New & Extended Agreements During CANNES FILM FESTIVAL

  Kicking off this year’s Festival de Cannes with continued growth of its worldwide distribution footprint, global content leader Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B) today announced an unprecedented array of new and extended output agreements with six leading […]

Beyonce & Google.org award scholarships for the Homecoming Scholars Award Program

  GOOGLE.ORG MATCHES HER ORIGINAL $100,000 GRANT, BEYGOOD URGES OTHER BUSINESSES TO DO THE SAME FOUR NEW $25,000 GRANTS TO BE AWARDED TO STUDENTS AT TEXAS SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY, FISK UNIVERSITY, GRAMBLING STATE UNIVERSITY AND MOREHOUSE […]

Karlie Kloss Signed To Become Global Spokemodel For Estée Lauder

Karlie to Debut in Fall Campaigns, Partner with Estée Lauder on Digital Beauty Content and Kode With Klossy     Estée Lauder today announced that it has signed Karlie Kloss, model, entrepreneur and philanthropist, as its […]

Josephine Skriver Named Spokesmodel For Maybelline New York

  Maybelline New York, the world’s leading cosmetics brand, is excited to announce Josephine Skriver as a global spokesmodel. A well-known international model with a loyal fan base, Josephine has risen to the top of […]

Louis Raphael Menswear Acquired by Haggar Clothing Co.

  Haggar Clothing Co., America’s No. 1-selling dress pant brand, has completed its purchase of certain assets of Brisbane, California-based Kizan International, Inc., doing business as Louis Raphael, a leading men’s apparel company. Haggar will acquire, […]

Poshmark, the Largest Social Marketplace for Fashion, Announces $87.5 Million in Series D

Today, Poshmark, the largest social marketplace for fashion where anyone can buy, sell and share their style with others, announces $87.5 million in Series D funding led by Temasek, an investment company headquartered in Singapore, bringing the company’s total funding […]