The Accessories Council Business Workshop, previously known as Summit which was first held in 2015, is an annual day-long program that features a variety of exciting presentations and panels from notable industry leaders, designed to inspire thinking about business in innovative ways. The 2017 Summit & 2018 Business Workshop were held at the beautiful Hearst Towers. We worked with VSP to create an app which allowed attendees to interact with sessions via live polls, message other attendees, connect their LinkedIn, and participate in a live social feed.
2018 Sponsors & partners included Marie Claire, AccessoriesTheShow, Accessorie Circuit, The NPD Group, VSP Global, FabFitFun, FUNSocks and XpresSpa
Featured speakers & panelists have included: Aimee Kestenberg, Katie Rosen Kitchens – FabFitFun, Lily Kunin – Clean Market, Melanie Steiner – PVH, Uri Minkoff – Rebecca Minkoff, Anne Fulenwider - Marie Claire, Dave Gilboa – Warby Parker, Ivanka Trump, Jennifer Fisher, Jenn Rogien - Costume Designer, Don Unser - The NPD Group, Nina Garcia, Paul Andrew, Bobbi Brown – Beauty Evolution, Nancy Berger – Marie Claire, and more!
2017 Sponsors & partners included Marie Claire, Swarovski, UBM Fashion, VSP, and XpresSpa
Featured speakers & panelists have included: Anne Fulenwider - Marie Claire, Ariel Foxman, Bob D’Loren - XCEL Brands, Daniel Caudill – Shinola, Daniel Lawson - Costume Designer, Dave Gilboa – Warby Parker, Dominique Ansel - Chef, Eva Amurri Martino – Happily Eva After, Ivanka Trump, Jennifer Fisher, Jenn Rogien - Costume Designer, Karen Robinovitz - Digital Brand Architects, Marcelle Parrish - eBay, Marshal Cohen - The NPD Group, Mary Beech - Kate Spade, Morty Singer - Marvin Traub Associates, Nina Garcia - Marie Claire, Paul Andrew, Roxanne Robinson, Susan Reilly Salgado - Hospitality Quotient, David Spitz – Channel Advisor, Bobbi Brown – Beauty Evolution, David Morey – DMG Global, Nancy Berger – Marie Claire, Lucy Danziger – Hintd, and more!