Special thanks to:

Our Benefactors




Grand Patron

  • CHF Industries, Inc.
  • Coach
  • Delta Children's Products
  • The Doneger Group
  • Foot Locker, Inc.
  • Gerber Childrenswear LLC
  • Iconix Brand Group, Inc.
  • Intradeco Apparel
  • Komar
  • Madame Alexander / Kahn Lucas Lancaster Inc.
  • MPI and Bayshore Town Center
  • Newell Rubbermaid
  • Ken Ohashi and Adam Freed
  • Susan and Gary Simmons
  • Sitrick And Company
  • The TJX Companies, Inc.
  • VF Corporatio

Patron

  • AAFA
  • Alfred Dunner Inc.
  • Bebe Stores, Inc.
  • Bernard Chaus, Inc.
  • The Bon Ton Stores, Inc.
  • Brown Shoe Company
  • Burlington
  • Byer California
  • Carter's, Inc.
  • CIT Trade Finance
  • Crowell & Moring LLP
  • Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • General Growth Properties
  • Haddad Brands
  • Hilco Global
  • Jockey International, Inc.
  • The Judy and Bernard Briskin Family Foundation
  • Kolcraft
  • Lanier Clothes
  • Leisure Merchandising Corp.
  • The Levy Group
  • Lord & Taylor / Hudson's Bay Company
  • Christine E. Lynn, E.M. Lynn Foundation
  • Macerich
  • Macy's and Bloomingdale's
  • MMG
  • Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
  • Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Notations and NY Collections
  • Peter J. Solomon Company
  • Laura and John Pomerantz
  • Randa Accessories
  • Rosenthal & Rosenthal, Inc.
  • Ross Stores, Inc.
  • Rouse Properties, Inc.
  • Saks Fifth Avenue
  • Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom
  • Swat Fame Inc.
  • Tharanco Group
  • Toy Industry Association, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Capital Finance/Wells Fargo Insurance Services
  • William E. Connor & Associates, LTD. and Worldwindows LLC

Friends

  • AECOM
  • Americon Construction Inc.
  • Berglass+Associates
  • The Bromley Group
  • Camuto Group
  • Capital One Bank Commercial Banking
  • Carole Postal, COP Corp.
  • CBL & Associates Properties, Inc.
  • Cereus Product Development, Inc.
  • Mark Claster, Carl Marks Foundation
  • Credit Suisse
  • Stephen J. Czech
  • Debra Malbin Associates
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.
  • Eugene L. Griffin & Associates, Ltd.
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Bob Greenberg
  • Gail and Carl Icahn
  • Israel Discount Bank of New York
  • Joele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer Katcher
  • Joseph Freed and Associates LLC
  • Robert S. Kaplan
  • Bruce and Martha Karsh
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mark Levenfus
  • Diane Oberhelman
  • Meg Ostrom
  • Richard Platt
  • Pyramid Management Group LLC
  • Debbie Ries
  • Robert B. Aikens & Associates, LLC
  • Sandy and Michael Setola
  • Sonny Shar
  • Simon Property Group
  • Tom Speight, Robin Shainberg, Doug Weiss
  • Starwood Retail Partners
  • William Susman, Threadstone Advisors
  • United Legwear Company LLC
  • VVA Project Managers & Consultants

Supporters

  • Advanstar
  • Alliance Bernstein L.P.
  • Alyse Ruth Designs
  • Dr. Michael Apa
  • Barry Asen
  • Lee Backus
  • BDO USA, LLP
  • Bentex Group, Inc.
  • Joe Berchtold
  • Laura Brevetti
  • Bueno of California
  • Cejon Accessories
  • Mel Cherney
  • Chico's
  • Clarins
  • Cohn Reznick
  • Harriet Cook
  • Diane D'Erasmo
  • Delta Galil USA
  • Dreamwave
  • ENK International
  • Extreme Concepts
  • Mitchell Flink
  • Forest Harlem Properties
  • Ira Ganger
  • John Genovese
  • Gildan
  • GK Development, Inc.
  • Harriet Greenberg, Partner, Friedman LLP
  • Greenberg Traurig, LLP
  • Hanesbrands, Inc.
  • Rick Helfenbein
  • HSBC Bank USA
  • R.J. Impastato
  • Integrated Management Solutions USA LLC
  • Erwin Isman
  • JBRAND
  • The Joester Loria Group
  • Mike Koppel
  • KPMG LLP
  • Bill Leopard
  • Ann MacCarthy
  • Bruce Madnick, Partner, Friedman LLP
  • Charles Mamiye
  • Marsala Manufacturing
  • Rick Markee
  • David Matlin
  • Max Fashion Associates LLC
  • Bill Mayhall
  • Susan McLain
  • David Michaels
  • Milberg Factors, Inc.
  • Mike Mooney
  • Miss Elaine
  • James Mitarotonda
  • New York Foundling
  • Mark Nitzberg
  • Olshan Frome & Wolosky
  • Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust
  • Stephen Rahmey
  • Rashti and Rashti
  • David Rispler
  • Dr. Larry Rosenthal
  • Kent Rowey
  • Alicia Samfilippo
  • James H. Schwab and Kimberly K. Schwab
  • Daniel Schwarzwalder
  • Jay Silver
  • Robert B. Silverman
  • Martin Singer
  • Bernard Stoecklein
  • Stephen B. Stokdyk
  • Stephen Szanto
  • Edward Tawil
  • Mitchell Tawil
  • Two Ten Footwear Foundation
  • Ugg Australia
  • Ardie Ulukaya
  • Wacoal America, Inc.
  • Robert Waller Jr.
  • David Wassong
  • Webster Bank
  • Janice Weinman
  • James A. Wiatt
  • Denise and Gary Williams
  • Sara Wingate
  • Zamias Services Inc.

Contributors

  • David and Jessica Berman
  • Paul Charron
  • Matthew A. Drapkin
  • Dexter Fedor
  • Charles and Elizabeth Frumberg
  • James Gutherz
  • Terry Hermanson
  • Charles J. Hinkaty
  • Hutner Klarish LLP
  • Kelley Hwang
  • Imperial Toy, Peter Tiger
  • Jassin Consulting Group
  • Rick C. Madden
  • James Mitarotonda
  • Mark Mlotek
  • Underground Toys
  • Kenneth Tuchman
  • WB Wood

Journal Ad Sponsorships

  • Abbell Associates
  • Baum
  • BCBG
  • Cafaro Foundation
  • Gela / Taylor
  • Glimcher
  • Goldentouch Imports
  • HH Brown Shoe Company
  • Jbrand
  • Kennedy Wilson
  • L'Oreal Luxe
  • Carl Marks
  • Pacsun
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • Skechers
  • Smidt

Gala Admission

  • Edward Tawil & Mitchell Tawil
  • Bill Leopard & Bill Mayhall
  • Friedman LLP
  • Alicia Samfilippo & Mark Nitzberg
  • Bentex Group, Inc.
  • Dreamwave
  • Stephen Rahmey
  • Extreme Concepts
  • Ardie Ulukaya
  • Carole Postal, COP Corp
  • VVA Project Managers & Consultants
  • Americon Construction Inc.
  • Debra Malbin Associates
  • Berglass+Associates
  • Laura Brevetti
  • Denise and Gary Williams
  • Webster Bank
  • Daniel Schwarzwalder & Lee Backus
  • Dr. Larry Rosenthal & Dr. Michael Apa
  • Stephen B. Stokdyk
  • Robert Waller Jr.
  • Rick Markee
  • HSBC
  • ENK International
  • Greenberg Traurig, LLP
  • Ugg Australia
  • Rick Helfenbein
  • James A. Wiatt
  • Gildan
  • Charlie Mamiye
  • New York Foundling
  • BDO USA, LLP
  • Milberg Factors, Inc.
  • Rashti and Rashti
  • Bernard Stoecklein
  • Tom Speight, Robin Shainberg, Doug Weiss
  • Miss Elaine Inc.
  • Mike Mooney
  • Forest Harlem Properties
  • Capital One Bank Commercial Banking
  • Joe Berchtold
  • Sara Wingate
  • Ira Ganger
  • Erwin Isman
  • Susan McLain
  • David Michaels
  • Bueno of California
  • Two Ten Footwear Foundation
  • Michael Halpern
  • Debra Joester
  • Robert B. Silverman
  • Janice Weinman
  • Global Way Accessories
  • Diane D'Erasmo
  • Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust
  • Ann MacCarthy
  • Zamias Services Inc.
  • R.J. Impastato
  • Harriet Cook