NEW YORK, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- femme, New York's largest apparel and
accessories show, will be handing out statues once again at the Profile Awards
Ceremony on Tuesday, September 24th. The Profile Awards, which started in
May, has quickly become a tradition at femme.
Leon Hall, host of E! Fashion Emergency, headlines the extravaganza with
an all-star line-up of fellow judges who include two of New York City's most
talented young designers, Benjamin Cho and Alice Roi.
The coveted awards are presented in the following categories:
Best Exhibitor Booth Menswear Award
Best Dressed Male Womenswear Award
Best Dressed Female International Award (NEW)
Accessory Award Innovative Fashion Award (NEW)
Celebrity Award (NEW)
Arriving straight from the Emmy's, Leon Hall brings his expert fashion
insight and television charm to the over 2000 attendees of the Awards show.
Benjamin Cho, a fixture in New York City's downtown scene, has made a name
for himself among celebrities and the fashion world. His ability to tamper
with tradition has shaped him into a New York style icon.
Alice Roi, nominated for the "Perry Ellis Best New Designer of the Year,"
award, has quickly catapulted to the forefront of New York's fashion scene.
Her mix of downtown edginess and high-end style has had some fashion critics
dub her the next Coco Chanel.
femme will be held September 22-25, at the Jacob Javits Center. femme
draws over 1500 domestic and international lines and attracts over 10,000
attendees from all over the world. For more information, visit
femme is produced by Advanstar Communications, Inc., a worldwide business
information company serving specialized markets with high quality information
resources and integrated marketing solutions. Advanstar has 92 business
magazines and directories, 77 exhibitions and conferences, numerous Web sites,
and a wide range of direct marketing, database and reference products and
services. In addition to femme, Advanstar produces the International Fashion
Fabric Exhibition and I-TexStyle on the East Coast. For more information,
femme is also an affiliate of MAGIC International, which is the subsidiary
of Advanstar Communications. MAGIC International is the world 's largest and
most widely recognized organizer of trade shows for the apparel industry.
MAGIC International produces the MAGIC Marketplace in Las Vegas featuring
MAGIC, WWDMAGIC, MAGIC kids and the edge. For more information on MAGIC
International, visit http://www.magiconline.com.
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