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Thursday, 4 October 2012

An Unmissable Seminar on The Global Fashion Retail Business

As part of the activities scheduled ahead of the Miami Fashion Week which features African designers on its runway for the first time ever in March 2013, W-Art and Design invites all fashion industry practitioners, designers, marketers and retailers to a once in a lifetime opportunity to learn best practices in global fashion retail business.

 The seminar will also focus on the legal aspect of the fashion industry. Mercedes Gonzales, CEO of the New York based Global Purchasing Group, a fashion buying office representing over 200 stores in North and South America will be in Nigeria to facilitate fashion retail business segment. Mercedes R. Gonzalez has been a buyer in the garment industry since 1988. 
With over 20 years already clocked in the global world of fashion, she brings a wealth of experience and practical insight on how to broaden your fashion business and discover new markets. Attendees also have the opportunity to interact with her on a one-on-one basis for specific consultation of their designs for a fee.The Intellectual Property/Legal Aspects of the fashion industry will be facilitated by Uche Ofodile (Professor, University of Arkansas School of Law, USA).

Professor Ofodile has an extensive and impressive record of publications, professional Service, and teaching and has received numerous awards and fellowships for her work.

W-Art and Design is a Lagos, Nigeria based Fashion and Art Consulting company which aims to contribute to the development of the Nigerian Creative industry with emphasis on the Fashion Sector through Training, Research, Workshops, Seminars, and Collaborations with Stakeholders for job creation and further economic growth and Social Development. This seminar is expected to prepare African designers, emerging and established, for the global market.

Date: November 3rd, 2012
Time: From 9am
Venue: Nike Art Gallery, Lekki Lagos.
Registration is ongoing.


Kate said...

I think this will be such a great avenue to expose upcoming fashion designers to tap some skills and knowledge from the fashion masters but How do one get to register?

Anonymous said...

Bia Linda enableus 2 comment on d Babangida case, u can simply nt 2 update any comment dat'll likely jeopardize d case.
Meanwhile wen will d Police recova all d money ha husband stole 4rm 9ja?
Edudarl asks 4rm Calabar.

MOMO said...

linda please how do we register. Im a fashion designer in abuja.

Anonymous said...

Can we get phone numbers ...pls ..thanks

Anonymous said...

Ђ☺ω. Äπϑ where do we register pls! Dnt J̲̣̣̣U̶̲̥̅̊§τ̲̅ advertise, do a follow up!

Anonymous said...

Would love to it free? Cos have seen some a day fashion seminars with exorbitant fee.pls we need the details.Thanks.Jazmin.

Anonymous said...

Linda please send us details of the registeration.

Miami Fashion Week Africa said...

You can register on or call Feyisayo on 08191914161

Karen Ubani said...

linda, pls send d link for registration....

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