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LIM College partners with ABG to host Fashion Forward

By Andrea Byrne

Aug 20, 2021

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LIM College partnered up with Authentic Brands Group (ABG) to host the Summer 2021 edition of the Fashion Forward live finals, a program that provides LIM students with networking and career opportunities through a week internship.

Students were divided into teams and were set with the task to pitch a collaboration based on the ABG brand, the company works with brands such as Jones New York, Juicy Couture and Nautica.

Chanel Hernandez, Taylor Elénore Nash and Temilola Oluwo came in first place with the responsible rainwear brand Tretorn, so, that team will receive a job shadowing opportunity that will consist of first-class informational interviews and resume review sessions with ABG.

Shelby Adkinson, Karina Galvis, Kyle Maisano, Kelsey Mitchell and Cecilya Smart came in second place with former NBA athlete Shaquille O’Neal. Kevin Dooley, Victoria Kufour and Caitlin L finished in third place with lifestyle brand Volcom.