PRESS RELEASE: FASHION+TECHSF 2nd Year Anniversary
[SAN FRANCISCO, CA] January 28, 2012 – San Francisco Fashion And Merchants Alliance, Inc. celebrates Fashion+TechSF‘s second year anniversary with a social networking and boutique shopping event open to the general public from 6:00pm to 10:00 pm on Saturday, January 28, 2012 at The Infinity Club Lounge, 333 Main Street, Level 3, San Francisco, CA 94105.
The celebration event will feature Geek Style Lounge and Fashion Bloggers Connect. Geek Style Lounge is a pop-up shopping event combining fashion, beauty, lifestyle and tech concepts in a social network setting. Attendees will be introduced to the newest mobile apps, enjoy product samples, beauty makeovers and shop from emerging local retailers. Bianca Starr will showcase a wardrobe styling presentation. Fashion Bloggers Connect is a popular workshop featuring influential bloggers Jes Ryzenberg of Ryzenberg On, Jennie Lodge of Going West, Zavan Quezada of Boyish.TV, Jacyn Sibert of Sugar Lips Lifestyle Tips and Mai Le of Fashioni.st who will share their blogging expertise and topics in today’s fashion. Tickets are available online at fashiontechsf2ndyearanniversary.eventbrite.com.
FASHION+TECHSF is the longest running monthly workshop and event series in the San Francisco Bay Area focused synergistically on building, promoting and educating the vibrant community of fashion and technology entrepreneurs, designers, developers, bloggers, business professionals, students, investors and numerous enthusiastic companies, schools, groups and individuals who share our vision of a world-class fashion and technology industry that is innovative, disruptive and uniquely San Francisco.
“The Fashion Mash-Up was our initial product presentation and we were very happy with the results. SFFAMA is one of the best resources for anyone in the Bay Area interested in networking with remarkable entrepreneurs in fashion and design. The community SFFAMA is creating in San Francisco is second-to-none, a truly diverse and positive group of fashion savvy doers. I’ve also garnered wonderful friendships and colleagues who continue to inform and inspire. Kudos to SFFAMA! Great Job, Fantastic Event.” MICHAEL LESNIAK, Founder, OMGiLUV.it
Demos by RAF9, Stylematic and ShopNear.me. Abrot Bags, Argoz, Boom Tho, Malin Namita Couture, Rodan+Fields, SF Estillo, Solz Shoes and The Urban Class Boutique will market their latest retail products. Beauty makeover provided by The San Francisco Institute of Esthetics and Cosmetology, Inc. Gift raffle includes a getaway wine experience from Livermore Valley Wine Country, beauty products from Rodan+Fields and Atelier Emmanuel, and footwear from Solz Shoes. Sponsored products by SloDOWN Wines Inc., Dry Soda Company, Pretzel Crisps, My Pressi and Cheat-A-Little Catering. Our exclusive media sponsor is SFStation. Attendees include guests from these companies: Altimeter Group, Alteryx, Brisbane Creative Industries, Buy Ads, Getwear, Fuse Project , Hult International Business School, Key List, Mobileccino, Mode Walk, National Newpaper Publishers Association, Premier Staffing, San Francisco Associates, Style Pal, The Knot, Zero1 and more.
SFFAMA, INC., a California non-profit organization, is the go-to institution in the San Francisco Bay Area connecting the fashion and technology industries. Through our members and industry partnerships, including Fashion Startups, Fashion Bloggers Connect, Link2SF and our newest east coast satellite group Fashion+TechNY, we have a reach of over 5,000 fashion and technology professionals and enthusiasts and over 2,000 members on Facebook.