Advisory Council

Advisory Council

Industry Leaders Help Shape Our Curriculum

From designing window displays for Forever 21, Kitson's, and Hollywood's Lisa Kline boutique to creating the visuals for events and runway shows, FIDM Visual Communications Graduates are working in some of the most highly-visible jobs in the industry.

Greg Nise

Worldwide Associate Director Entertainment Industry Relations, GUCCI

James Bellante

Senior Vice President Visual Merchandising Presentation, MACY’S INC.

Ignaz Gorischek

Vice President Visual Planning and Presentation, NEIMAN MARCUS

Alison Embrey Medina

Executive Editor, DESIGN: RETAIL MAGAZINE

Timothy Opsomer

Vice President Visual Merchandising and Store Planning, MGM/MIRAGE RETAIL

Robert Reeve Frackelton

Vice President, REEVE STORE EQUIPMENT CO.

Harry Cunningham

Head of Store Development, VERA BRADLEY

Carrie Baker-Nisbet

Senior Director Entertainment Marketing, RICHEMONT

Ken Donham

Director of Visual Merchandising, SAKS FIFTH AVENUE

Christopher Kapov

Marketing Communications Consultant

Paul Olszweski

Visual Design Consultant

Richard Stolls

Chairman, GLOBAL VISUAL GROUP