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AARP PA Disrupting Aging in Fashion & Merchandising, Philadelphia, PA 10/24/19

Thursday, Oct 24, 2019
From 5:30pm to 7:30pm

AJ Drexel Picture Gallery
3141 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia , PA 19104

Phone: 877-926-8300
Contact: AARP PA

Event is closed or full.

Everywhere, people are reinventing what it means to age. What can we learn from them? How can we disrupt our thinking on fashion, merchandising, and aging?

Join AARP Pennsylvania and the Drexel University, Westphal College of Media Art and Design on a discussion about Fashion, Retail, Merchandising, and Aging. Experts panelists will discuss how fashion can support inclusion for the 50+ community and how they develop campaigns and strategies to market to older fashion consumers.

Panel Moderator: Dr. Joseph H. Hancock, II, Professor and Program Director MS in Retail & Merchandising

Speakers:

  • Lauren Mucci, General Manager Coach Flagship Store King of Prussia
  • Gail Onorato, Drexel Alumni, Apparel Industry Executive
  • Kimberlyne Bethea, Drexel Alumni, Sales Director at L & L Candle Company
  • Cynthia Golembski, Associate Professor and Assistant Program Director Fashion Design
  • Clare Sauro, Curator Robert and Penny Fox Historic Costume Collection



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