Fashion Icon: Mark Weber

Former Chairman and CEO of Donna Karan International and Former CEO of Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy USA
Author Speaker Series


Join us in welcoming Mark Weber, fashion industry icon as he reveals the secrets to building a successful career in one of the world's most fascinating businesses. In Always in Fashion, author Mark Weber weaves the fascinating story of his rise to the top of the fashion and luxury goods industries with practical advice for anyone in any creative industry.

Written for both those just starting out as well as people with established careers, Always in Fashion explains all the ins and outs readers need to know the launch themselves to the top, including ways to stand out from their co-workers; handle publicity--both good and bad; manage global brands and succeed in a global marketplace; and lead a company through change.
  • Former Chairman and CEO of Donna Karan International (DKI), Weber serves on the executive committee of the world's leading luxury group LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton, and as former CEO of its North American arm, LVMH, INC.

  • Packed with stories of the fashion and business world's most fascinating figures, including Louis Vuitton, Donna Karan and Calvin Klein

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Mark Weber began his career at Phillips-Van Heusen Corporation (PVH), becoming president, board member and CEO. He joined LVMH in 2006 as Chairman and CEO of Donna Karan International Inc., where until 2014 he lead the growth of the Donna Karan and DKNY brands in emerging markets, notably China and India. Weber continues to consult for LVMH as a member of the executive committee in Paris. In addition, Mr. Weber has had a hand in building some of the largest and most successful American brands from product inception through marketing.  These would include GH Bass, Van Heusen, Izod and Gant
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When:
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Where:

Midtown Location (Note: Address will be sent via email to all registered guests 24-48 hours prior to the event to the "Primary Email" address listed in your profile. Please review your profile to confirm that the email address listed is correct.)

Cost:
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Gold & Benefactor Members - $0
Other Wharton Alumni/Guests - $40.00

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