2015 Femmy Awards Announces Honorees:
Nordstrom.com, Dana-Co. LLC, Macy’s Merchandising Group
3-D Intimate Apparel Ltd.
(Clover Group International Ltd.)
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD:
New York, NY, October 23, 2014 – The 2015 FEMMY AWARDS, presented by The Underfashion Club, Inc., the intimate apparel industry charitable organization dedicated to education, is scheduled for Tuesday, February 3, 2015 and will take place at Cipriani 42nd Street, New York City. Honorees include: retailer, Nordstrom.com; manufacturer, Dana-Co. LLC; supplier Macy’s Merchandising Group; Innovation Award, 3-D Intimate Apparel Ltd.
(Clover Group International Ltd.,) and Lifetime Achievement Award, Kristin Kramer, EVP of Launch & Innovation, Victoria’s Secret.The Femmy Awards honor those individuals and companies that have significantly contributed to the Intimate Apparel Industry and its growth. The Gala is recognized as one of the premier events in the Intimate Apparel Industry, and is the fundraising vehicle that enables the Underfashion Club to support its extensive Scholarship, Awards, Internship and Grants (SAIG) programs. These efforts bring to life the Underfashion Club’s credo of “Education today for a better industry tomorrow.”
The 2015 Femmy will proudly host the 12th Annual Student Design Contest featuring the designs of Fashion Institute of Technology students. The students’ garments will be displayed that evening and the attendees will select three student designers to receive cash awards. The design contest is an integral part of the Underfashion Club’s mission to help educate, influence and attract new talent for the industry.
“We are delighted to announce our 2015 honorees, who will join with us in our ongoing efforts to raise funds to promote education, innovation and growth within the Intimate Apparel Industry.”
– Victor H. Vega, President of The Underfashion Club, Inc.
2015 marks the 57th Anniversary of this not-for-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization established to provide Intimate Apparel Industry leaders with a forum to exchange information and ideas, and support the Intimate Apparel market as a vital aspect of the fashion industry through its ongoing commitment to support the education of new talent.