Watch How Design Entrepreneurs NYC Has Shaped NYC Fashion Businesses

A responsible roadmap for your future. That’s the deliverable of Design Entrepreneurs NYC, a “mini-MBA” program created by the the NYCEDC and FIT that requires participants to complete a business plan and gives 12 brands the opportunity to win $100,000 and $50,000.

Watch how it has helped emerging designers such as Wwake, Cadet and Abasi Rosborough build their business.


You can be a designer and have a great vision, but that doesn’t mean that you have a great business. -Abdul Abasi, Abasi Rosborough”

Learn more and apply to the 2016 class at Design Entrepreneurs NYC. 

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