NEW ADDITIONS: LIM College has boosted its Fashion Industry Advisory Board with 13 new members. They are: David Fisher of Bloomingdale’s; Dina Battipaglia of JAG Footwear, Accessories and Retail Corp.; Mary Ann Domuracki of Financo Inc.; French Connection USA’s Ellen Rodriguez; Fendi USA’s William Magherini; J Walter Thompson NA’s Robin Bardolia; David Burnett from The Amerex Group; Nicola Evoli from Grottini Retail Environments; Alternatives’ Julie Koch-Beinke; Schwartz and Benjamin Footwear’s Steve Shapiro; Liza Deyrmenjian of Afingo and ShopToko, as well as Mindy Meads, formerly of Aéropostale Inc., and David Meir Sasson, who was a senior executive at Elie Tahari Ltd.
“Their areas of expertise and industry experience will complement our faculty’s capabilities and will significantly enhance internship and career opportunities for our students,” said LIM College president Elizabeth Marcuse.
This story first appeared in the April 25, 2012 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.
The new members join a group of executives that includes Sherry Cassin, Ruth Finley, Gloria Gelfand, Mark Mendelson, Denise Seegal and David Wolfe.