Academy of Art University, School of Fashion welcomes Gabriel Gima as a full-time instructor. Gabriel’s career encompasses 15+ years in fashion marketing and public relations, including his early career experiences at New York agencies Gale Group, Loving & Weintraub, and Keeble, Cavaco and Duka (“KCD”), followed by holding the positions of: Director of Advertising and Public Relations for BCBG Max Azria; Vice President of Marketing for The Sak; Vice President of Marketing for Vivienne Tam; Director of Creative Services for David Yurman; and, Senior Creative Director for Ambassadors Group. Gabriel also has his own consultancy, Marquet Group.
Gabriel joins the School of Fashion to teach fashion marketing to undergraduate and graduate students. He is focused upon developing the curriculum in tandem with the creation of an operative in-house marketing firm where School of Fashion students will be able to intern and gain additional, “hands-on” experiences in the field.