All posts by Up Close With Sam

Adore Me Wins Customer Contact Week Award

  Adore Me, the disruptive e-commerce lingerie startup, revolutionizing the lingerie industry by creating fast-fashion, affordable, inclusive intimates – wins the 2018 Customer Contact Week Award in the category “Best in Class Omnichannel Experience.” The […]

Franking Eugene Star Makes An Impression During Milan Fashion Week Men’s Spring/Summer 2019

  FRANKLIN EUGENE STAR CONFIRMED is a Spring/Summer 2019 Men’s Wear Collection inspired by and a celebration of possibility. LIGHT, AIRY, BREEZY, BOLD, STRONG, and COMFORTABLE are just a few words that aptly describe this […]

PARAISO Making Its Debut During Miami Swim Week

  PARAISO proudly unveils its brand new Fashion Fair in Miami from July 12-16, 2018.  The brainchild of Aleksandar Stojanovic, Founder of Funkshion Productions and Sam Ben-Avraham, Founder of Liberty Fairs, PARAISO will be the ultimate destination for the resort, […]

Artist-Run Curatorial Platform AGUAS Will Be Guest Curator of Seventh Edition of Untitled, Miami Beach in 2018

  UNTITLED, Art is pleased to announce AGUAS, the artist-run curatorial platform founded by artist Rodrigue Mouchez, will be guest curator of the seventh edition of Untitled, Miami Beach. AGUAS’ artist-focused curatorial approach and distinct […]

Laurie Van Brunt Appointed As Rue21 President and CEO

  r21 Holdings, Inc. (“rue21”) has appointed Laurie Van Brunt Presidentand Chief Executive Officer, effective June 25, 2018. Also announced today Michele Pascoe has been named Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Stephen […]

Guess Executive Paul Marciano Resigns After Investigation

  Guess co-founder Paul Marciano has resigned as executive chairman of the company’s board, following an investigation into multiple accusations of inappropriate behavior against him. The company said in an SEC report filed Tuesday that […]

Authentic Brands Group Wins Bid of Nine West Assets

      Nine West Holdings, Inc. (“the Company”), a leading jeanswear, women’s apparel, fashion jewelry and footwear company with a portfolio of brands that includes Nine West, Anne Klein, and Gloria Vanderbilt, today announced […]