Industry Advisory Board

Prestigious members of the business community provide us with input and ideas to keep both the faculty and the students on the leading edge of what is happening in the apparel design and retail industry.  Below are the companies and individuals on our current Industry Advisory Board.

Amari Bridal, Franklin, MA
Kate Williams, Owner

BJ’s Wholesale Club, Natick, MA
Kristine Modugno, AVP Manager of Corporate Brands

 Boston Apparel Group, Attleboro, MA
Jacqueline Scungio, Senior Manager, Human Resources

Charles River Apparel, Sharon, MA
Gina Gaudet, Director of Design
Rainer Friedrich, Vice President of Production

CVS CAREMARK, Woonsocket, RI
Krista Williams, Senior Recruiting Analyst

Filene’s Basement, Burlington, MA
Michele Simmarano, Merchandising Systems Administrator

J. Jill, Quincy, MA
Kathleen Pizura, Technical Designer for Sweaters

Julie Foley Consultant of Style, Hingham, MA 
Julie Foley, CIP, Owner

Life Is Good, Boston, MA
Amy Bloom Erich, Product Manager

New Balance, Brighton, MA
Nicole Cadotte, Senior Technical Designer - Apparel

Reebok, Int., Ltd., Canton, MA
Ellen DiBattista, US Men’s Apparel Merchandise Manager
Julie Mahn, Senior Project Manager, US Branded Apparel

Stride Rite/Collective Brands, Lexington, MA
Katherine Boutin, Product Development Manager

TJX Companies Inc., Framingham, MA
David Ambach, Buyer

United States Army, Soldier Systems Command, Natick, MA
Heather Cumming-Rowell, Lead Clothing Designer