FIT offers management seminar

The Fashion Institute of Technology’s Advanced Management Program is offering a special three-day seminar on leadership. The event is slated for February 15-17 at the FIT Conference Center in New York City.

Faculty includes top-ranked professors from the Harvard, Columbia , and Wharton schools of business, along with fashion industry leaders such as Peter Boneparth, president and CEO of Jones Apparel Group, Mark Pingol, senior project director, Envirosell Inc., Howard Socol, chairman, president, and CEO of Barneys New York, Joe Feczko, executive vice president of marketing for Federated Merchandising Group, Burton Tansky, president and CEO of the Neiman Marcus Group, management consultant Martin Shanker, shoe designer Stuart Weitzman, and many more.

The program is geared to senior retailing and fashion industry executives (i.e. those with 10-15 years’ experience or more.) For more information, contact Marjorie Phillips, executive education, Fashion Institute of Technology; (212) 217-3215. Email: