Gary Wassner appears at IAC Pioneers

iac-pioneersIn the 18th annual New York Fashion conference, IAC celebrates pioneers from all corners of the industry.

Hilldun CEO Gary Wassner was joined for conversation by designers Carly Cushnie and Michelle Ochs, and moderated the Retail Now panel with Teri Agins, Robert Burke, Nili Lotan, and Susan Scafidi.

Gary Wassner joins Lifetime’s Project Runway: Fashion Startup

Gary Wassner joins Lifetime’s latest new show Project Runway: Fashion Startup as it begins at 10:30/9:30c on Thursday 20th October.

In episode one, the investors are floored by an entrepreneur with a new twist on the sweatshirt and challenge another young entrepreneur to revamp her celebrity-endorsed accessories line. Rodial Group’s Maria Hatzistefanis mentors one entrepreneur.

Series Premiere October 20 at 10:30/9:30c

Inside Jason Wu’s Lessons From Private Equity

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Jeff Kapelman to speak at Fashioning the Future

Jeff will address a range of issues that impact the success and stability of an industry predicated on innovation, flexibility and multi-disciplinary approaches both within traditional and tech-savvy fashion brands.

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Herman Kronish, the Father of Judy Kronish, has passed away

It is with sadness that we inform you that on Friday, June 3, 2011, Herman Kronish passed away at the age of 97.

A Garment Center Town Hall Hosted by Community Board Five, Tuesday, March 22

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Made In NY

Please read this interesting article relating to the ongoing discussion surrounding garment manufacturing in America.

Oliver Hudson Wassner

Hilldun is proud to announce that Oliver Hudson Wassner was born to Cristopher and Lauren Wassner, at 3:15 am on February 28, weighing six pounds and 15 ounces.

Gary Wassner’s New Book Released On The Kindle

Gary Wassner’s most recent children’s book, The Mystery Of The Jubilee Emerald, was released today on the Kindle.

Gary Wassner Selected for Fashionista 50

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