5.20.2010: What’s Next In Social Media
On Thursday, May 20th, 2010 the Los Angeles Chapter of Fashion Group International will host “What’s Next in Social Media?” The event takes place from 6 pm – 9 pm at
Stonefield Josephson, 2049 Century Park East Suite 400, Conference Room, Level D, Los Angeles, California. You can Register on FGILA.ORG.
The interactive discussion featuring some of the top Fashion Bloggers on the West Coast to discuss the latest techniques and overall evolution in social media marketing over the past year covering brand development, the rules of social networking, and how to effectively utilize blogs and networks to create a buzz for your brand.
Panelists will include:
Macala Wright Lee, Fashionably Digital Los Angeles
Macala Wright Lee is CEO of Fashionably Digital, a digital media consultancy in Los Angeles, and the founder and Editor-In-Chief of FashionablyMarketing.Me. an internationally acclaimed fashion marketing blog. FMM has been featured in WWD, Sportswear International, Mashable and the San Francisco Chronicle. Macala Wright Lee has been a marketing consultant for fashion and lifestyle-related brands and individuals for ten years.
Jennine Jacob, Independent Fashion Bloggers
Jennine Jacob is the founder of both Independent Fashion Bloggers, a resource and community of fashion bloggers and The Coveted, her blog that showcases her quest to find the best of international style. The Coveted has been featured on Glamour, IQONs, Modepass, and Pronto. Jacob created the first International marketing conference for bloggers, Evolving Influence, held during New York Fashion Week A/W 2011.
Crosby Noricks, PR Couture
Crosby Noricks is the Founder of the web’s leading Fashion PR Blog, PRCouture.com. Noricks is currently the Senior Marketing Strategist for Red Door Interactive, developing and executing social media strategies retailer Charlotte Russe. Noricks has taught fashion marketing courses at the Fashion Institute for Design and Merchandising (FIDM) and was previously a fashion PR instructor at the Arts Institute, San Diego (AI).
Staci Riordan is the founder and editor of the Fashion Law Blog, an interactive blog discussing the business of fashion and also is the Chair of the Fashion Law Practice Group at Fox Rothschild. As a former apparel industry COO and production manager, Fashion Institute for Design and Merchandising (FIDM) professor, and descendant of a long line of garment makers, Staci knows the fashion industry inside and out, and uses that inside information to help today’s brands succeed. Now, as a fashion lawyer, Staci’s practice focuses on a wide variety of issues faced by the fashion community, including dealing with knock-offs, fashion licensing, copyright, trademark and business litigation as well as strategic planning and client counseling.
Ron Friedman, CPA, is a shareholder at Stonefield Josephson, Inc. Since 1971, Ron has provided audit services, tax planning, assistance in procuring financing, strategic planning, management advisory services, and workout and reorganization services for closely-held businesses and their executives. Mr. Friedman also works with clients in forecasting and budgeting, profit enhancement, succession planning, exit strategies, preparation for sale of a business, buy-sell agreements and due diligence, as well as litigation support and expert testimony. Ron’s client base includes manufacturers, distributors, importers and retailers in diverse industries. He has served on various boards of directors for not-for-profits, including the California Fashion Association.
Light catered supper buffet, wine and soft drinks, and validated parking is included with admission.
$20 FGILA Members
$10 FGI-Student Members
$15 Student Non-Member
WIN EVENT ADMISSION!
FashionablyMarketing.Me Loves Our Readers! Because we love our readers, one lucky Los Angeles area reader is going to be able to recieve COMPLIMENTARY admission for them and a guest for the event.
How To Enter:
- Think of a question you have about social media, digital or mobile marketing.
- Write that question here on our blog.
- Ron Friedman will select the best question and have panelists answer that question during the panel.
- The winner will and a guest will receive complimentary admission to the panel.