GEOFFREY B. SMALL
TRAINING & CONSULTING
We offer informational
services in the following specific areas for a very limited number of
For serious existing and
established companies worldwide seeking to improve their global
competitiveness in design, marketing, operations, and financial
Independent Designer Consulting and
Assistance wih Area/AICI
Our landmark work
running the AICI and AREA Paris exhibitions, allow the serious
independent designer at a specific international level to acquire
innumerable educational and developmental benefits on a virtually
pro-bono basis with their active participation. Applicants must be
invited, accepted, and active independent designer participants of Area
Paris exhibitions who have paid their required participation
contribution fees. Independent designers are defined by AICI as
individuals or companies who create, distribute, produce and finance
their own collections entirely in-house and are individually selected
and invited to participate at Area edtions.
Geoffrey B. Small Individual Career
Education and Training
work study programs of 1-6 week duration at Geoffrey B. Small studio workrooms in
for serious individuals seeking to build a career in international
design, manufacture and marketing. Interns will be trained in the fundamentals and assist existing Geoffrey B. Small
production, marketing or design operations based upon individual goals
and abilities. Italian, EC and non-EC resident students may require
institutional or school documentation and authorization for acceptance.
Limited availabilty per season.
Introductory hands-on work study programs of 4-7 day duration at Area Paris or Geoffrey B. Small collection presentations in Paris for serious individuals seeking to build a career in international design, distribution, marketing and manufacture. Interns will be exposed to the fundamentals, and assist in the existing Paris presentation operations based upon individual goals and abilities. Italian, EC and non-EC resident students may require institutional or school documentation and authorization for acceptance. Limited availabilty per season.
The next step up for successful internship graduates who believe that they are capable of meeting the requirements of Geoffrey B. Small and who are fascinated by the world design industry and clothes. Become part of the Geoffrey B. Small story and help create its future. Many possibilities exist for your entry into Geoffrey B. Small - be it as a student, a university graduate, or an experienced professional. We offer interesting opportunities for a professional development to committed people with a passion for design and excellence.
Whether it’s on the
racks in the world's best stores, the runway in Paris, or worn by the
world's coolest people, the presence of a Geoffrey B. Small design is
unique and unmistakable. But while its world reputation is founded on
unique design and performance, the true key to success is the passion
and skill of the people who work within the Geoffrey B. Small network. The Apprenticeship Programs in Italy are an
exceptional opportunity to learn from these people and use their
expertise to develop your own specialised skills.
programs, you will work personally with the designer and his staff on
actual working projects that the company is involved in at the moment
you are there. In each one, the hands-on operational knowledge and
skills you learn will be of the highest calibre and always integrated
with fundamental design theory, giving a very special platform to help
launch a successful career in the international fashion industry.
The AICI Sales Training
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