The FGI Mission and Goals



FGI Mission Statement


The Fashion Group International is a global, non-profit, professional

organization with 5000 members in the fashion industry including

apparel, accessories, beauty and home.


The FGI mission is to be the pre-eminent authority on the business

of fashion and design and to help its members become more effective

in their careers.  To do this, FGI provides insights on major trends

in person, online and in print; access to business professionals and a

gateway to the influence fashion plays in the marketplace.



The Goals of the Organization are:


To advance professionalism in fashion and its 

related lifestyle industries.


To provide a public forum for examination of important,

contemporary issues in the business of fashion.


To present timely information regarding national and

global trends that have an effect on the fashion industries.


To attain greater recognition of men’s and women’s

achievements in business.


To encourage men and women to seek career opportunities

in fashion and related industries.


To provide activities and programs which enhance networking

skills and encourage interpersonal contacts so as to further the

professional, social and personal development of members.