For its 3rd edition of the Fashion Industry Icon Series Conferences, LaSalle College's International School of Fashion, Arts and Design is proud to welcome the president of Michael Kors Canada, Debra Margles.
Debra Margles and has over 25 years of experience in sales, marketing, business strategy and retail. A graduate from the Fashion Institute of Technology, in New York City, with a Bachelor of Science in Business and Economics and a degree in Marketing, she established herself among the most influential fashion industry professionals. Her leadership skills and her unparalleled sales and marketing strategy have allowed for Michael Kors to become the aspirational luxury brand leader in the Canadian marketplace.
The conference, called «The industry today», took place on September 16th with a crowd of almost 400 people, consisting of not only LaSalle College’s Fashion Design and Fashion Marketing students and teachers, but also media and the members of the Fashion industry.
Some inspiring quotes for our students:
«When you stop learning, you stop growing»
«Never be afraid of starting at the bottom of the ladder»
As a LaSalle College Fashion Design alumni, Milan Tanedjikov is a passionate worker! Now teacher lecturer at LaSalle College, he spoke to us about his collaboration with Estelle Gervais, one of his former students who created THEFINEPRINT Magazine.