We don't design clothes
we design futures
COVID Message- Our team at Placement Experts USA is working remotely and staying in touch with companies and job seekers. We have also hosted and participated during this period
We strive to make the program affordable and open to all diverse group of individuals by way of jury selection, scholarship offered to eligible candidates
GDF is a global platform that supports aspiring fashion professionals by hosting runway fashion shows, internships, workshops throughout the globe.
GDF makes it easy and affordable for aspiring professionals to feature their work in some of the globe’s most illustrious fashion weeks.These individuals have the opportunity to build their brand, gain global visibility, and build a network of connections with designers and celebrities.
GDF hosts fashion shows in our hometown of St. Louis to identify emerging talent, and build the region’s economic influence. Those designers have the opportunity to demonstrate their skills in official fashion weeks throughout the globe. GDF fosters individuals based on their skills and talents, and is committed to diversity, including but not limited to men and women of color, foreign born individuals, recent graduates from local schools.
About our programs
We build bridges between designers and industry professionals and deliver a “hands-on,” “behind the scenes” experience of all facets that comprise the fashion industry as a whole.
Our Program Offerings
Fashion Industry Practicum
Runway Show at NYFW S/S
Marketing Internship Program
Benefits of Participation
Welcome to the Fashion Capital of the world - New York, 4 day extensive program gives you insight into the Fashion industry.
Visit Garment District and experience first hand the production process, Meet and greet with people in Fashion industry, Fashion Designers, Boutique owners
See the flow of Fashion business , manufacturing and other aspects of Fashion industry from concept to actual production, sales and generation of revenue, See the latest trends, styles and upcoming biz word in fashion.
Marketing side meet with influencers, social media bloggers, photographers, video production specialists.
During Runway show meet with Fashion event managers and see first hand behind the scene operations and different aspects of show production.
Experience the NYC city landscape, Fashion events and meet with like minded aspiring designers.