Andrew V. Jassin
Co-Founder & Managing Director
Andrew is co-founder and managing director of the Jassin Consulting Group, a management consulting firm providing strategy development and implementation services exclusively to the fiber, textile, apparel and home furnishings industries and related supply chain companies.
In 1989 he formed the Marketing Management Group, Inc. (“MMG”), a consulting firm which helped fashion and retail businesses function...
President & Executive Editor
Almost two decades ago, Jeff Mann, president and executive editor of Mann Publications, had already built and maintained a successful apparel business when he saw a void in the market for coverage of the real people behind the scenes in the Garment District. Fashion Mannuscript, which started as a four-page newsletter, evolved into a monthly magazine...
Executive Vice President
Josh has extensive experience in entrepreneurship, finance, and sales, and is also a member of the Fashion Services Network. Mr. Kapelman has also served as a speaker and judge at a number of conferences, most recently serving as judge at the Fashioning Our Industry pitch competition.
Josh has worked with an angel investment group out of Massachusetts as...
Joseph J. Nastri
Joseph is a Market Executive for Capital One Bank’s Middle Market Commercial Lending team in metro New York. Joe leads a team of commercial bankers focused on delivering a wide range of innovative financial solutions and superlative customer service to middle market banking customers.
Mr. Nastri brings more than 30 years of experience in financial services and over...
Industry Manager for the Apparel Group
My team and I work with beverage clients throughout the industry including but not limited to; Non-alcoholic Manufacturers/Suppliers, Non-alcoholic Bottlers/Distributors, Craft Breweries, Craft Distilleries, Wine and Spirits Wholesalers, Wine and Spirits Importers and Exporters and Beer Wholesalers.
Our team delivers an in-depth understanding of industry-specific information, trends and best practices and we are uniquely positioned...
Senior Vice President
Holding over three decades of experience, Frank is the go-to insurance specialist for the apparel industry. He is a long-time active member of the Fashion Service Network and has been honored by several organizations including the Jewish National Fund, Ronald McDonald House of Long Island and Scouting for Children with Disabilities.