May 03rd, 2012
MODA WEEK INTERNATIONAL PRESENTS THE GRAND PREMIER OF SYRACUSE FASHION WEEKEND.
We are proud to announce the historic debut of Syracuse Fashion Weekend, marking the first-ever premier fashion event of its kind in Upstate New York, specifically in Syracuse. Get ready for a dazzling showcase of style, creativity, and cutting-edge fashion as we unveil the inaugural Syracuse Fashion Weekend, setting a new standard for elegance and trendsetting in the heart of Upstate. Hosted by Benjamin On Franklin Location for an unforgettable weekend of glamour, trendsetting, and celebration, as we make history in Syracuse's fashion landscape.
THE PREMIER OF SYRACUSE FASHION WEEKEND PRODUCTION TEAM
Dear Friends, Collaborators and Syracuse Community,
As we reflect on the resounding success of the MWINTL | SFW event on May 3rd, 2012, we are filled with gratitude for the incredible individuals who made Syracuse Fashion Weekend an unforgettable first time our local fashion show event celebration.
Our heartfelt appreciation goes out to the dedicated Executive Directors and Production Team whose unwavering commitment, visionary leadership, and tireless efforts were the heartbeat behind the success of this hometown event. Your passion for excellence has not only set a standard but has also left an indelible mark on the local fashion landscape.
To our innovative fashion designer Manuel Palferez, and our beloved local supporters, including generous sponsors, local models, captivating backstage managers, skilled photographers, hardworking assistants, creative stylists, enthusiastic volunteers and each of you played a pivotal role in weaving the fabric of a flawless production. Your collective talents and collaborative spirit brought to life a spectacle that not only showcased style but also celebrated the unique character and unity of our Syracuse community.
To our cherished local audience, Syracuse University Basketball Players, your presence and unwavering enthusiasm transformed the event into a true community celebration, where the spirit of Syracuse shone brightly. Your support and appreciation have been the driving force behind the success of this event, and we are grateful for the sense of community that permeated every moment.
We feel truly honored to have embarked on this remarkable journey with each of you on May 3rd, 2012, and we extend our heartfelt thanks for being integral contributors to the success of Syracuse Fashion Weekend. Your dedication has elevated this event to unprecedented heights, showcasing the vibrant and unique spirit of our beloved Syracuse community. We eagerly anticipate many more locally inspired and inspiring ventures in the future.
Executive Fashion Show Producer: Esmeralda Harwood
Local supporters and sponsors: Project Rock City, Organic
Photo Film and Volunteers
Fashion Designer: Manuel Palferez
Backstage Manager: Tomy Rivero
Executive Coordinator: John Timmerman
Stage Managers: Mijhay A. Palacios and Adrian Cha
Producer Assistant: Carlos Manuel Garcia Soto
Makeup Director: Amy DeFrancesco
Hair Stylist Director: Caitlyn Dahl
Backstage Coordinators: Mary Nunes, Rosie Armstrong, Lizandra Alcantara, Bellota Yambuya.
Filmaker: Jason Maurer
Photographers: Adrian Cha, Nicole Banta.
Syracuse New York Models: Brandie Rose, Tatiana Dacko, Tatsiana Pirag, Anna Fedor, Joyce Granger, Raquel Boni, Vanessa Monteiro.
With Sincere Gratitude
Founder, Owner & CEO
Moda Week International