Fashion Service Network
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24 Seven Inc. is the preeminent full service, creative job source for the fashion, home and beauty industries. With an enormous network of highly qualified professionals, 24 Seven is the connection of choice for any freelance or full-time staffing need within the industries we serve. 24 Seven Online provides member companies and talented job seekers with an array of interactive tools to find and connect with each other directly and discreetly, avoiding the need for any third party involvement. For more information, contact Mr. Ricardo Alvar at (212) 966-4426 and rvalvar@24seveninc.com, or visit 24seveninc.com.

Accessories Council. For more information, contact Karen Giberson at (212) 947-1135 and karen@accesoriescouncil.org, or visit accessoriescouncil.org.

Attain Consulting Group is a deduction and chargeback management advisory firm. Focusing on "Deduction Reduction", Attain Consulting Group offers a wide variety of practical, experience-based services covering all areas of the chargeback management process, including Chargeback Check-Ups, Customer Settlement Assistance and Negotiation Training. Working together, the overall goal is to help companies improve profitability by taking control of chargebacks and at the same time, work towards improving trading partner relationships. For more information, contact Jessica Butler at (201) 280-4773 and jbutler@attainconsultinggroup.com, or visit attainconsultinggroup.com.

Ballon Stoll Bader & Nadler P.C., Fashion Law, Trademark & Copyright. For more information, contact Howard D Bader at (212) 575-7900 and hbader@ballonstoll.com, or visit ballonstoll.com.

Capital One Bank. For more information, contact Joseph J. Nastri at (646) 231-9094 and joseph.nastri@capitalone.com, or visit capitalonecommercial.com.

CarrXerox. For more information, contact Anthony DelGrosso at (646) 674-5781 and adelgrosso@carrxerox.com, or visit carrxerox.com/fashion.

Chase Commercial Banking. For more information, contact Lou Mastrianni at (631) 755-5050 and louis.mastrianni@chase.com, or visit chase.com/commercial-bank.

Computer Generated Solutions, Inc. offers a comprehensive array of strategic business applications designed to meet the most challenging and complex requirements of today's global economy. Our technology solutions help achieve immediate significant returns and enable successful and sustained growth. BlueCherry®, built specifically to address the needs of apparel, footwear and accessories companies, is the most advanced ERP and Supply Chain Management solution available, providing dynamic supply chain and inventory insight from design to delivery. For more information, contact Paul F. Magel at (212) 408-3800 and pmagel@cgsinc.com, or visit cgsinc.com.

DHS & Company, Inc. is a consulting firm that specializes in improving client profitability through the implementation of practical and real-life solutions. Founded in 1998, the two principals have over 50 years of business experience in finance, accounting, taxation and systems analysis. DHS & Company has provided valuable assistance to fashion manufacturers, distributors, importers and retailers, including start-ups and turn-arounds. For more information, contact Mr. David Sorblum, CPA at (914) 366-0066 and david@dhsandco.com, or visit dhsandco.com.

Duff & Phelps. For more information, contact John Miscione at (212) 450-2820 and john.miscione@duffandphelps.com, or visit duffandphelps.com.

Dynamic Worldwide is the parent firm of a group of specialized operating companies who pioneered and, for the past fifty years, specializes in the warehouse, distribution, transportation and value added services which are unique to the fashion and apparel industry. The formation of Dynamic Worldwide Logistics, with offices in both China and the U.S.A. and facilities at every major U.S, Gateway, enables Dynamic to provide door to door, Ocean and Air, consolidation and Transloading services on a global scale. For more information, contact Andrew Rotondi at (973) 939-9508 and sales@dynamiconline.com, or visit dynamiconline.com.

Ferdinand IP. For more information, contact Jed Ferdinand at (212) 220-0523 and jferdinand@24iplg.com, or visit ferdinandip.com.

Friedman LLP, Accountants and Advisors, has been serving the accounting, tax and business consulting needs of New York's apparel/textile industries since 1924. In addition to traditional tax and accounting services, the firm's more than 300 professionals can provide assistance with exploring financing alternatives, international tax planning, budgetary analysis, royalty compliance, business valuation and succession planning services. For more information, contact Ms. Harriet Greenberg, CPA, PFS at (212) 842-7570 and hgreenberg@friedmanllp.com, or visit friedmanllp.com.

Grunfeld, Desiderio, Lebowitz, Silverman & Klestadt LLP is one of the nation's largest law firms devoted exclusively to international trade and Customs matters. The firm specializes in counseling importers and exporters in structuring transactions to minimize tariffs and to be in compliance with the myriad of regulations governing the movement of goods across international borders. For more information, contact Peter Klestadt, Esq. at (212) 973-7728 and pklestadt@gdlsk.com, or visit gdlsk.com.

Hilldun Corporation has been a fixture in the apparel industry since 1958, specializing in providing small to medium sized companies with factoring and financing. Hilldun provides (i)traditional factoring services (credit and collection) and (ii)advances (loans) against accounts receivable, inventory and/or orders. Hilldun is very active in all areas of the apparel and accessories industries and is particularly well known for working with better fashion designers. For more information, contact Mr. Josh Kapelman at (212) 244-2600 and josh@hilldun.com, or visit hilldun.com.

HUB International Northeast (NYSE: HBG) is a leading insurance brokerage specializing in arranging insurance and risk management programs for the Apparel industry. For over 50 years, HUB has served as trusted insurance advisors to a wide variety of organizations within the fashion industry including manufacturers, distributors, retail chains, importers, exporters, contractors, factors and many more. HUB works with top-rated insurance companies to create comprehensive, cost-effective insurance programs in the following areas: Property & Casualty Insurance, Employee Benefits & Life and Personal Lines. HUB has a growing menu of offerings and provides many core value-added services to clients such as risk management and loss control, contract reviews and claims management, etc. For more information, contact Mr. Frank DeLucia at (212) 338-2395 and frank.delucia@hubinternational.com, or visit hubnortheast.com.

The Jassin Consulting Group is a full service consulting firm focused upon maximizing opportunities in the global fashion home and accessories wholesale and retail industries. Our six areas of focus are mergers and acquisitions, brand management/ positioning/ licensing/ marketing, product procurement/ sourcing, strategic consulting, specialty financing/ royalty securitization and inventory management. We maintain offices in New York, Tokyo and London. For more information, contact Mr. Andrew Jassin at (212) 382-0045 and ajassin@jassinconsultinggroup.com, or visit jassinconsultinggroup.com.

The Kaufman Organization is a diversified New York-based real estate company active in ownership of commercial property, office leasing, management and acquisitions, with a special focus on the Fashion Center. With experienced leasing specialists, our team is ready to provide clients with sound advice, while negotiating favorable leasing transactions for tenants and owners alike. Kaufman Organization's sole objective is to get our clients the best deal and space possible. For more information, contact Jared Sternberg at (212) 471-4352 and jareds@kaufmanorganization.com, or visit kaufmanorganization.com.

Lividini & Co.. For more information, contact Lynette Harrison Brubaker at (212) 252-8881 and lynette@lividini.com, or visit lividini.com.

As the creator of many of New York's hottest new magazines, Mann Publications is committed to providing an insiders view on the Fashion and Textiles, Real Estate, and Financial industries. Including 'Fashion Mannuscript', 'Fashion Mannuscript West', 'Mann Report' 'Mann About Town' and 'Mann on the Street', each publication features experienced editors, writers and photographers -- an incredible stable of talent unmatched by any other publishing company. For more information, contact Jeff Mann at (212) 840-6266 and jmann@mannpublications.com, or visit mannpublications.com.

MHP Real Estate Services. For more information, contact Howard Rosenblum at (212) 763-3520 and hrosenblum@mhpnyc.com, or visit mhpnyc.com.

Rosenthal & Rosenthal, Inc. is a privately-held factoring and finance company. R&R was founded in 1938 by Imre J. Rosenthal, whose inspiring leadership spanned more than a half-century. With over 300 people on staff, R&R serves an expanding client base whose diverse activities span the globe. For more information, contact Mr. Michael Stanley at (212) 356-1497 and mstanley@rosenthalinc.com, or visit rosenthalinc.com.

Tiger Capital Group provides asset valuation, advisory and disposition services to a broad range of retail, wholesale, and industrial clients. With over 40 years of experience and significant financial backing, Tiger offers a uniquely nimble combination of expertise, innovation and financial resources to drive results. Tiger's seasoned professionals help clients identify the underlying value of assets, monitor asset risk factors and, when needed, provide capital or convert assets to capital quickly and decisively. Tiger's collaborative, straight-forward approach is the foundation for its many long-term 'partner' relationships and decades of success. Tiger operates offices in Los Angeles, Boston and New York. For more information, contact Bradley W. Snyder at (617) 523-5811 and bsnyder@tigergroup.com, or visit tigergroup.com.

UBM plc. For more information, contact Tom Nastos at (212) 600-3000 and tom.nastos@ubm.com, or visit ubmfashion.com.

Vandegrift Forwarding Company, Inc. is a full service customs broker freight forwarder that has been servicing the import/export community for over 50 years. Vandegrift specializes in the apparel industry and has devised programs that have served its clients well in this trade sensitive environment. We understand the problems, issues, and various pressures that come to bear and are unique to the wearing apparel market. For more information, contact Mr. Michael Toole at (718) 632-1500 and mtoole@vandegriftinc.com, or visit vandegriftinc.com.

Webster Bank. For more information, contact Abby Parsonnet at (212) 806-4543 and aparsonnet@websterbank.com, or visit websterbank.com.

Wildes & Weinberg P.C. is the leading immigration law firm with offices in New York City, Miami and New Jersey. Managing Partner Michael Wildes serves as Counsel to Lincoln Center, and several international/corporate law firms. A former Federal Prosecutor with the United States Attorney's Office in Brooklyn (1989-1993), Michael has testified on Capitol Hill and is internationally renowned for his successful representation of distinguished individuals and corporate clients. Having represented the United States government in immigration proceedings, Michael Wildes is a frequent participant on professional panels and commentator on network television and radio with regard to corporate immigration law, employer sanction work and compliance. Michael represents many performing artists, directors, writers, models, actors/actresses, athletes, race car drivers, fine artists, art dealers, curators, and literary agents. Mr. Wildes also served two terms as the Mayor of Englewood, New Jersey. For more information, contact Michael Wildes at (212) 753-3468 and michael@wildeslaw.com, or visit wildeslaw.com.