Zaris Fashion & Style Academy marked its first year anniversary and Graduation ceremony on the 8th of December 2012 at "The Club" located in the prestigious Sheraton Hotels and Towers Ikeja. Fifty aspiring designers were graduated to pursue their dreams in the ever expanding Nigerian fashion industry.
The event drew a cross section of players in the fashion industry such as the Publisher of GLAM and Essence Magazine, Susan Eyo-Honesty, who was also the Chairperson of the event, the president of FADAN, Prince Akanni Oyefusi. Other distinguished guests present were Jemi Ekunkunbor, deputy editor Vanguard Newspapers, Engineer Godwin Jibodu, Major & Mrs. C.K. Aggreh (Rtd), Mrs. Tope Alabi and Mrs. Adejuyitan a senior lecturer at the Industrial design department of the Yaba college of Technology. The guest speakers Salako Taiwo and Segun Akande shared inspiring success and motivational tips with the graduands and all present.
Several corporate organisations and individuals supported the success of the event such as The Sheraton Hotel, Google Nigeria, Yaba College of Technology, Designroom, City105.1 FM Station, Wo-voir Photograhy, Rotarian Jemilu Bawakata, Taiwo Salako, Segun Akande, staff and directors of Zaris Fashion & Style Academy; which we owe our gratitudes to.
The main attraction of the event was the runway show of amazing clothing pieces designed by the graduands which had guests mesmerized, evident by a resounding applause...