Fashion Group International Dallas (FGI) hosted "Night of Stars Gala" on November 14th at the Fashion Industry Gallery. The star-studded fete included international fashion designer Zac Posen, legendary actress, Linday Gray, event planner, Todd Fiscus, business super-star Lisa Dawson, and the selfless, altruist and lover-of-arts, Nancy Rogers!
Neiman Marcus' Fashion Director and Dallas fashion legend, Ken Downing presented the award on behalf of FGI Dallas to Zac Posen. Zac, an internationally celebrated fashion designer and founder or Zac Posen was presented with the Career Achievement in Fashion Award. Born in New York City, Posen erupted into the New Y0rk Fashion Scene in 2001. Celebrities and fashionistas alike were raving with excitement over his designs even before his first fashion show. Today he is one of the world's most sought after designers with A-list celebrities including Gwyneth Paltrow, Uma Thurman and Claire Danes strutting his one-of-a-kind designs on the red carpet.
Posen was joined by VIP honorees, Todd Fiscus, head of the highly acclaimed design
team at his namesake company Todd Events received the Career Achievement in Event Design award. Lisa Dawson, President of the Kim Dawson Agency, who started out her career as a model and stylist and ended up becoming a booking agent working along side her mother and founder of the Kim Dawson Agency, and has been around for more than 50 years, received the Career Achievement in Business award. Actress and philanthropist Linda Gray was awarded the Lifetime Achievement award. Mary Kay's Nancy Rogers received the Art Patron of the Year award.
About Fashion Group International Dallas
Fashion Group International of Dallas is a part of Fashion Group International, Inc. A global, non-profit, professional organization with more than 6,000 members representing all areas of the fashion industry. Fashion Group International, Inc. provides a high-profile forum to promote the fashion business by hosting events that educate and facilitate the exchange of ideas by giving back to the community.
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