MAFI Award to Be Presented at FBI’s All Aboard Fashion Week Fund-raiser
The Moss Adams Fashion Innovator (MAFI) award will be presented to a Los Angeles designer during a runway show and fashion fund-raiser hosted by Fashion Business Inc. during Los Angeles Fashion Week.
The Oct. 15 event, called “All Aboard…LA’s Fashion Platform,” will be held once again at Union Station in downtown Los Angeles.
The MAFI award is given to a designer or brand that exemplifies “creativity and innovation through unique and compelling designs, manufacturing and/or marketing.”
Given by Moss Adams LLP, the award includes $5,000 in professional services from the national accounting firm. Past recipients include Petro Zillia’s Nony Totchterman, Frankie B.’s Daniella Clarke, Cerre’s Clayton and Flavie Webster, and Nally and Millie’s James and Nally Park.
The All Aboard event will feature a runway show of established and emerging designers, including Shay Todd, Johnny Was, Liberty Sage, Maison Castel, Jet Age, Quynh Paris and Rosario. And “Extra!” weekend co-host Renee Bargh will emcee the event.
The event is open to the public. General-admission tickets are $50, and FBI-member tickets are $25. For more information, visit www.fashionbizinc.org.