UJA to Honor Sammy Aaron, Efraim Grinberg and Abbey Doneger

The UJA-Federation’s Fashion Division will honor Sammy Aaron, CEO of G-III Apparel Group’s Calvin Klein Division, and Efraim Grinberg, CEO of Movado Group, at its annual luncheon on Thursday, June 4. Doneger Group CEO Abbey Doneger will be presented with The Fashion Division Service Award. The luncheon will be from 11:30 to 1:30 at The […]

Schmoozing: UJA-Federation Fashion Division Luncheon

David Simon, Larry Leeds and Gilbert Harrison of Financo, Chairman of the Fashion Division

The UJA-Federation Fashion Division held a luncheon honoring Larry Leeds of Buckingham Capital and David Simon of Simon Properties.

Plea from the UJA for shirts!

The UJA-Federation is looking for shirts for kids! The Ittelson Center, a treatment facility for kids with emotional trauma, needs shirts for boys and girls.

FEGS annual awards breakfast

FEGS annual awards breakfast

Last week’s FEGS Awards Ceremony recognized the true heroes in our society: real people with real issues who have overcome tremendous obstacles to live meaningful and productive lives.

UJA-Federation: giving at its best


200 industry executives honored Allan Ellinger, Mel Goldfeder and John Pomerantz raising over $425,000.

2012 UJA-Federation annual luncheon: Giving back!


Karen Alberg Grossman: This year’s UJA-Federation luncheon honoring Bon-Ton’s Brendan Hoffman and Peerless’ Alvin Segal raised an incredible $1.3 million.

FEGS benefit dinner: Inspiring success!


Karen Alberg Grossman: I’m not often moved to tears at industry dinners but last night’s FEG’s benefit dinner at Cipriani was a notable exception.

The Briefcase Project: A day of career empowerment for women

Mock interview

Karen Alberg Grossman was honored to be part of a wonderful event: the Briefcase Project, a volunteer-driven day for women looking to re-enter the job market.

Editor’s Letter: Summertime Blues

Karen Alberg Grossman

There ain’t no cure, or is there? Maybe it’s the weather or the precarious state of the world (when isn’t the world in a precarious state?) but there seems to be an awful lot of complaining going on these days: a lot of yearning for the good old days and much dreaded anticipation of price […]

Schmoozing: The UJA Luncheon


The UJA-Federation’s Fashion Division held its annual luncheon today, honoring Bloomingdale’s vice chairman Frank Doroff (the award presented by Bloomie’s chairman and CEO Michael Gould) and Tanger Factory Outlets CEO Steven Tanger (award presented by Larry Leeds of Buckingham Capital Management, Inc.). The event raised more than $850,000 for the continuing work that UJA-Federation does […]