Advisory Board

2017 Advisory Board

CHAIRMAN:      Lonnie Kane Karen Kane, Inc. 
VICE PRESIDENTS: Robert Lewin CIT Commercial Service
Ed Handler Cohn Handler & Co.
SECRETARY     Vera Campbell KWDZ Manufacturing, Inc.
TREASURER: James Kaufman Kaufman & Kabani
PRESIDENT   Ilse Metchek California Fashion Association

ADVISORY BOARD:

Tammy Chatkin-Newman ………………………………………………………………….24/Seven

Henry Cherner …………………………………………………………………………………..AIMS 360

Vincent Iacopella ……………………………………………………………………………….Alba Wheels Up International

Randy Youngblood …………………………………………………………………………….Apparel Resources, Inc.

Malcolm McNeil …………………………………………………………………………………Arent Fox

Mark Brutzkus …………………………………………………………………………………..Brutzkus Gubner Rozansky Seror Weber, LLP

Tanya Viner ……………………………………………………………………………………….Buchalter Nemer

Rick Horwitch ……………………………………………………………………………………Bureau Veritas

Mark Schatzberg ……………………………………………………………………………….Byer California

Molly Rhodes …………………………………………………………………………………….California Apparel News

Jay Silver ……………………………………………………………………………………………CBIZ MHM, LLC

Brian Kastner …………………………………………………………………………………….Centric Software

Chris Shepherd ………………………………………………………………………………….Computer Generated Solutions, Inc.

Robert Lewin ………………………………………………………………………………………CIT

Sergio Sepulveda ………………………………………………………………………………..City National Bank

Steve Hirsh …………………………………………………………………………………………Cooper Design Space

Brien Rowe …………………………………………………………………………………………D.A. Davidson & Co.

Tracy Albert ………………………………………………………………………………………..Deloitte Corporate Finance

Stuart Goldblatt ………………………………………………………………………………….Doneger Group

Laura Worsinger …………………………………………………………………………………Dykema Gossett LLP

Raphael Javaheri …………………………………………………………………………………Ecotex

Barbara Bundy ……………………………………………………………………………………Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising

Robert Ezra …………………………………………………………………………………………Freeman, Freeman & Smiley

Harold West ………………………………………………………………………………………..Fineman West & Company

Kevin Chen…… …………………………………………………………………………………….Frankie B.

Robert Handler …………………………………………………………………………………..Glaser Weil Fink Howard Avchen & Shapiro LLP

Andrew M. Apfelberg ………………………………………………………………………….Greenberg Glusker LLP

Richard Wortman ………………………………………………………………………………..Grunfeld Desiderio Lebowitz & Klestadt

Kaleigh Kemmerly ……………………………………………………………………………….HUB International

Robert McKee ………………………………………………………………………………………Infor

Janet Wells …………………………………………………………………………………………..Insta Graphic Systems

Alon Naftali ……………………………………………………………………………………….. JP Morgan Chase

Oliver Bajracharya ……………………………………………………………………………….Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP

Ronald Friedman …………………………………………………………………………………Marcum LLP

Don Ho ………………………………………………………………………………………………..Moonbasa USA

Mark Rabkin ………………………………………………………………………………………..Moss Adams LLP

Mark Burstein ……………………………………………………………………………………..NGC Software

Staci Riordan ……………………………………………………………………………………….Nixon Peabody LLP

Daniel Finnegan …………………………………………………………………………………..Pacific Coast Bach Label Company

Jim MacLellan ………………………………………………………………………………………Port of Los Angeles

Martin Eckstein ……………………………………………………………………………………Rosenthal & Rosenthal

Paul Zaffaroni ………………………………………………………………………………………ROTH Capital Partners

Niklas Kirwel ………………………………………………………………………………………..Setlog Corp.

Jeff Sklar ………………………………………………………………………………………………Sklar Kirsh LLP

Brian Weitman …………………………………………………………………………………….STC-QST LLC

Jonathan Greenberg …………………………………………………………………………….Swat Fame, Inc.

Richard Reinis ………………………………………………………………………………………Thompson Coburn LLP

Brian K. Brookey …………………………………………………………………………………..Tucker Ellis LLP

Cary Moore ……………………………………………………………………………………………Union Bank

Jarrod Purdon ………………………………………………………………………………………..UPS

Michael Rosen ………………………………………………………………………………………..Velvet, LLC

Kevin Sullivan …………………………………………………………………………………………Wells Fargo