FASHION KNOW-HOW: Parsons the New School for Design and the New York City Economic Development Corp. have teamed up for New York City Fashion Career Week. The week allows all New Yorkers interested in careers in fashion to interact with leaders in New York City’s fashion world and explore career paths in the fashion industry. The free program runs July 17 to 21, and participating companies include Ralph Lauren Corp., Gap Inc., Bonobos, Theory and Saks Fifth Avenue. Fashion designer and Parsons alumna Tracy Reese will deliver the keynote address. Registration is open at

The week includes events such as company visits, career panels and seminars, and meetings with company representatives.

This story first appeared in the June 18, 2014 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.

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