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Avery Workshop: Brand Management

Thu, Jul 15, 2021    7pm

Please join us for the next Avery Workshop on Brand Management featuring three alumni who lead their own ventures—from toy design to wine and home fashion—about how they manage their brands through the lens of cultural stewardship. Alumni speakers include:

Rajiv Fernandez ‘10 M.Arch
Founder, Lil’ Icon and Chief Executive Officer, Historicons, Inc.
New York City

Aimee Chang ‘06 M.Arch
Proprietor, Nine Suns
Napa Valley

Nasozi Kakembo ‘08 MSUP
Founder, xN Studio
Washington, DC

The conversation will be moderated by Chelsea Kim ‘22BUS, Head of Brand Management for The Working Assembly, a NYC branding and creative agency that partners with emerging and evolving brands. Chelsea specializes in leading startups and Fortune500 companies in brand development, strategic planning, and retail experience. 


The Avery Workshops is a series of professional development programming that responds to the creative and professional practice of GSAPP graduates. Sponsored by the Alumni Programming and Professional Development Committee of the GSAPP Alumni Board.