A big congratulations to Steven Kolb on his new position as CEO of the CFDA!
Earlier this week, at a party for the 2011 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Award recipients, NY Mag asked CFDA head honcho Steven Kolb what his magazine wo
While waiting for the Alexander Wang show to start, I went over and introduced myself to the CEO of the CFDA, Steven Kolb. A truly gracious and nice guy, he thankfully had no hard feelings about us turning him into Kermit the Frog. With that behind us, I asked him about the issue du jour, underage models walking in New York fashion week, and the CFDA's latest stance. Last week in the wake of a New York Times article, Ford Models went on the record saying that they used underaged models on a "case-by-case basis alongside a prospective model’s parents." Here's what Kolb had to say about Ford's decision:
After poking around the CFDA's swanky new digs, we chatted with Kolb about everything from the genesis of the CFDA Award's Trova statue to his owls and cacti collections and the Swarovski menswear nominee he's wearing tonight.
According to CFDA CEO Steven Kolb.