On the 5th of April 2014, Zaris Fashion & Style Academy marked its second Graduation ceremony at "The Function Suite" of the prestigious Sheraton Hotels and Towers Ikeja. The theme of the event was "Create the Fashion, Create the Future" inspired by the very creative and innovative young designers being graduated by the Academy into the Nigerian Fashion industry.
The event saw some of the graduating students putting up a spectacular fashion show watched by several guests and fashion industry gurus such as Funmi Ajila-Ladipo - President of the Fashion Designers Association of Nigeria (FADAN), Larry Kay Ojomo (Mon Ami), Adeola Oshinnaike (BISMOL), Adewale Adegbaiye (KIJIPA), Kola Yusuf (KOLA KUDDUS) amongst others. Other distinguished guests present were Jemi Ekunkunbor - editor Allure Vanguard Newspapers, Major & Mrs. C.K. Aggreh (Rtd), Mrs. Adejuyitan a senior lecturer at the Industrial design department of the Yaba college of Technology, Mr Majiyagbe Babajide - SMEDAN and representatives of the media from Sun, The Nation and Punch Newspapers. The guest speaker Anwuli Ojogwu from Auggust Media 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 YOUWIN, FADAN, Yaba College of Technology, Rotarian Jemilu Bawakata, staff and directors of Zaris Fashion & Style Academy; which we owe our gratitude's to.