Industry Leaders Help Shape Our Curriculum
The Textile Design Program prepares students for successful careers in the creation and styling of printed and woven textiles for the apparel and interior design industries. FIDM's Textile Design Graduates are designing fabric on everything from wallpaper and carpet to couture and sportswear. Our Textile Design students and graduates have designed for many of the world’s most renowned brands such as Forever 21, Urban Outfitters, and Mossimo for Target as well as launched their own companies and lines.
Worldwide Associate Director Entertainment Industry Relations, GUCCI
Senior Vice President Visual Merchandising Presentation, MACY’S INC.
Vice President Visual Planning and Presentation, NEIMAN MARCUS
Alison Embrey Medina
Executive Editor, DESIGN: RETAIL MAGAZINE
Vice President Visual Merchandising and Store Planning, MGM/MIRAGE RETAIL
Robert Reeve Frackelton
Vice President, REEVE STORE EQUIPMENT CO.
Head of Store Development, VERA BRADLEY
Senior Director Entertainment Marketing, RICHEMONT
Director of Visual Merchandising, SAKS FIFTH AVENUE
Marketing Communications Consultant
Visual Design Consultant
Chairman, GLOBAL VISUAL GROUP