The recipient of 16 doctorates honoris causa alone, Krim received numerous other honors, most notably the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2000.
The Fashion Group International will reveal this year’s Rising Star awards at a Jan. 25 luncheon at Cipriani 42nd Street.
The gala was a record-breaker bringing in funds for NRF scholarship and industry supporting programs.
The beauty brand is struggling stateside, but booming elsewhere.
The group reported 2017 sales rose 1 percent, with stable EBITDA, according to preliminary figures.
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