SOFTWEAR SALES: Jeffrey Evans is taking over the new position of vice president of sales with responsibility for the East Coast at Softwear by Mark Singer and Vikki Vi, a City of Commerce, Calif.-based, better-priced manufacturer.
The firm, with annual sales of $25 million, is also settling into its new showroom at 214 West 39th Street in Manhattan. Evans brings with him over 25 years experience in the industry, the last six of which were spent with Kellwood Co., where he most recently was national sales manager for the Emme collection.
VISION REWARDED: The Moore College of Art & Design will hold its first Visionary Woman Awards Celebration in Philadelphia on Sept. 23. Receiving awards will be fashion designer Adrienne Vittadini; urban planner, architect and teacher Denise Scott Brown, and artist Jane Golden.
The presenting sponsor for the award, which was instituted to honor women leaders who have impacted the world of art and design, is The Albert M. Greenfield Foundation.