2022 FIT Annual Awards Gala
April 13, 2022
The Shed, New York, NY
2021 FIT Sustainability Awards & Conference
About the 2021 FIT Sustainability Awards
The 2021 FIT Sustainability Awards — took place virtually on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 — hosted by model, activist, and social impact entrepreneur Amber Valletta. Honorees included FIT alumna and Co-Founder and CEO of Evrnu, Stacy Flynn, who received the Changemaker in Sustainable Innovation Award; the Founder of Eileen Fisher, Eileen Fisher, who received the Changemaker in Corporate Sustainability Award; and Co-Founder and President of Studio One Eighty Nine, Abrima Erwiah, who received the Changemaker in Social Impact Award. The theme, Changemakers in Action, focused on raising diverse voices that are making change in the industry and sharing how these voices are taking action in sustainability.
About the 2021 FIT Sustainability Conference
FIT will celebrated its 15th annual Sustainable Business and Design Conference from April 13-16, 2021. The theme, Changemakers in Action, will focus on raising diverse voices that are making change in the industry and sharing how these voices are taking action in sustainability. The conference covered topics such as environmental justice, impacts of a global pandemic, and a range of initiatives that FIT students and faculty are working on to help solve industry challenges. The annual convening brought together students, faculty, industry leaders, entrepreneurs, and donors from across different institutions who educate on emerging trends in sustainability, network with peers, and share innovative solutions.
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