NEW YORK, Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Badgley Mischka, the iconic American design house that exemplifies timeless glamour, and its footwear licensee, Titan Industries, announce its proud commitment to support the FFANY's 25th Anniversary "Shoes on Sale" event to raise funds to find a cure for breast cancer. Titan Industries is a "Double Platinum" sponsor at this important charity gala event being held October 11, 2018 at the Ziegfield Ballroom, in New York City, with special guest presenter, Katy Perry.
"We have been loyal supporters of the FFANY's 'Shoes on Sale Event' since its inception and pledge to significantly serve as champions of this important charitable organization," said Joe Ouaknine, CEO, Titan Industries. "We recognize that there is still no cure for breast cancer and we hope that with our commitment to donate $300K (retail value) of Badgley Mischka shoes, alongside QVC's efforts, we will put an end to this devastating disease."
"Badgley Mischka draws inspiration from the confidence of the women we so proudly dress. That confidence is amplified by the resilience, strength and determination shown in fighting breast cancer. Badgley Mischka is proud to be part of such an important event; with aligned hope and effort, together as an industry we can take a meaningful step toward a cure," added Mark Badgley, principal, Badgley Mischka.
About Titan Industries
Titan Industries, founded by Joe Ouaknine, board member, FFANY, offers quality, luxury footwear under labels Badgley Mischka, Jewel Badgley Mischka and other brand names. The partnership continues to provide a foundation for successful growth and expansion of the iconic designer's significant timeless elegance and style worldwide. Titan Industries Inc. is geared toward the fashion conscious consumer with mastered and artfully crafted timeless footwear. Keeping at the forefront and never compromising femininity, quality and value.
About Badgley Mischka
Badgley Mischka has captivated the fashion world with timeless glamour and luxurious designs for 30 years. Principal American designers Mark Badgley and James Mischka exemplify an unwavering commitment to detail, quality and effortless elegance. The brand has evolved from couture and evening gowns to include day dresses, sportswear, and now denim, as part of life's every day celebrations. Their product categories include bridal; women's, men's and children's shoes; handbags and jewelry; children's formal wear; cold weather accessories and outerwear; fragrance; watches; swimwear; plus, home furnishings and decorative accents. For additional information, please visit www.badgleymischka.com
About the FFANY.org
The Fashion Footwear Charitable Foundation was created to support ongoing research and education programs in the fight against breast cancer and is supported by members of the Fashion Footwear Association of New York (FFANY). Donated footwear is sold on live television through QVC during the Fashion Footwear Charitable Foundation's annual charity benefit, QVC Presents "FFANY Shoes on Sale." Funds are distributed to leading breast cancer research and education institutions across the United States, including beneficiaries for the 2017 event: Penn Medicine's Abramson Cancer Center, Breast Cancer Research Foundation, Cedars-Sinai Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute, The Susan F. Smith Center for Women's Cancers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Michigan Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center's Breast Oncology Program, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, and The Margie and Robert E. Petersen Breast Cancer Research Program at the John Wayne Cancer Institute at Providence.
ROB CALDWELL, VP COMMUNICATIONS, BADGLEY MISCHKA
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