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Spotlight on Design Entrepreneurs NYC Winner: Becca McCharen

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Becca McCharen was the grand prize winner of last September's Design Entrepreneurs NYC program (DENYC). She shares more about how being in DENYC helped take her business, Chromat, to the next level.

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Mayor De Blasio Marks Beginning Of Fashion Week, Announces Winners Of Fashion Manufacturing Initiative Grant Program To Promote Growth And Support Local Manufacturers

Mayor Bill de Blasio today marked the beginning of Fashion Week by announcing the inaugural round of winners of the Fashion Manufacturing Initiative (FMI), a $3 million public-private program designed to support and promote growth of small businesses in the city’s fashion and manufacturing sectors

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Fashion Manufacturing Initiative Winners Announced

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The $3 million NYCEDC - CFDA Fashion Manufacturing Initiative (FMI) announced 7 inaugural grant recipients with Mayor de Blasio this week. The winners will receive grants from $46,000 - $150,000 for innovative upgrade and workforce training ideas.

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The NYC Fashion Production Fund (NYCFPF) was organized to support emerging designers based and manufacturing in New York City with financing to ensure that the city remains the premier destination for fashion design talent.

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Fashion Manufacturing Initiative (FMI)

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The Fashion Manufacturing Initiative (FMI) is a $6 million public-private partnership fund by NYCEDC and the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA).

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NYCEDC and CFDA Announce Fashion Manufacturing Initiative to Provide Local Manufacturers With Grants to Improve Their Businesses

NYCEDC and the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) today announced the Fashion Manufacturing Initiative, a program through which fashion industry facilities can obtain funding in the form of matching grants for infrastructure and equipment upgrades, as well as workforce training.

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Announcing Second Class of Design Entrepreneurs NYC and Additional Funding from G-III Apparel Group

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NYCEDC and the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) announced the second class of New York City-based fashion companies selected for Design Entrepreneurs NYC, a free, intensive “mini-MBA” program that teaches emerging fashion designers how to run a successful label.

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NYCEDC and FIT Announce Second Class of Design Entrepreneurs NYC and Additional Funding From G-III Apparel Group

NYCEDC and the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) today announced the second class of New York City-based fashion companies selected for Design Entrepreneurs NYC, a free, intensive “mini-MBA” program that teaches emerging fashion designers how to run a successful label.

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NYCEDC and FIT Launch 2nd Annual Design Entrepreneurs NYC, A Mini-MBA Program for New York City-Based Fashion Designers

NYCEDC and the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) today began accepting applications for the 2nd Annual Design Entrepreneurs NYC program, a free, intensive, classroom-style “mini-MBA” program that equips select New York City-based fashion designers with the skills needed to successfully run a fashion label.

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NYCEDC and 92Y Announce Participants of Inaugural Class of NYC Fashion Fellows

NYCEDC and 92nd Street Y today announced the inaugural class of NYC Fashion Fellows, and the start of a year-long fellowship program for these rising stars in fashion management.