FGI Staff and Board of Directors

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

Headquarters Staff

Margaret Hayes, President & CEO

Patricia Maffei, Managing Director of Membership & Regional Services 

Maryanne Grisz, Director of Special Events & Social Media Strategies

Wendy D'Amico, Executive Assistant, Chief Creative Writer 

Jazz Purewal, Special Events Manager

Michelle Ambrosio, Special Events & Social Media Assistant

Suzin Roblee, Regional Service Manager

Larisa Kreychmar, Accountant

Gabriel Ayala, Graphic Design & Social Media Assistant 

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 

Jean Meek-Barker, Archivist & Directory Sales 

 

Advisory Board

Rose Marie Bravo, Burberry, Ret.

Graziano de Boni, Philipp Plein Americas 

Paul Charron, Liz Claiborne, Ret.

Michael Clinton, Hearst Magazine

Michael Gould, Bloomingdale's, Ret.

Joseph Gromek, Warnaco Group, Inc. Ret.

Brendan Hoffman, Vince

James LaForce, LaForce & Stevens

William Lauder, The Estee Lauder Companies Inc.

Liz Rodbell, Lord & Taylor/Hudson's Bay

Andrew Rosen, Theory

Stephen Sadove, Stephen Sadove Associates

Burton Tansky, The Neiman Marcus Group, Ret.

Ruben Toledo, Ruben Toledo

Diane Von FurstenbergDiane Von Furstenberg Studio L.P.

Anna WintourVogue Magazine

 

FGI Board of Directors

President - Margaret Hayes, The Fashion Group International, Inc.

Chairman - Donald J. Loftus, Parlux LTD/Perfumania

Treasurer - Louise Evins, Evins Communications LTD.

Secretary - Kate Greene,  Givaudan

 

Ricardo Alvar, 24 Seven, Inc.

Andrew Blecher, Hudson's Bay

Nancy Cardone, Marie Claire Magazine

King Chong, Lafayette 148 New York

Alexandre Choueiri, L'Oreal

Kathryn Cordes, AlixPartners

Diane Crecca, Arcade Beauty

James D'AdamoHearst Integrated Media

Mary Ann Domuracki, MMG Advisors

Vanessa Dusold, HSN

Caroline Fabrigas, Scent Marketing Institute

Nicole Fischelis, Macy's

Joyce Green, Chanel 

Monica Rich Kosann, Monica Rich Kosann

Adam Lefkowitz, Lividini & Co.

Deirdre Costa Major, Ameiricana Manhasset

Elizabeth S. Marcuse, LIM College

Angela Mariani, C&M Media

Laura McEwen, Flipboard

Roseanne Morrison, The Doneger Group

Nicholas Munafo, LVMH

Roopal Patel, Saks Fifth Avenue

Bari Seiden-Young, The Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. 

Karen Young, The Young Group