Dallas Region Member Benefits and Service

FGI SYSTEM: Membership admission to Frontliners and FGI Connect Business Programs Worldwide.

SPRING AND FALL TREND REPORTS: Recap and forecast by world-renowned experts providing insight from European and American collections plus trend-setting locales.  A compilation of over 750 shows from around the world screened by world-renowned committee of 4 distinguished fashion industry authorities.

BUSINESS PROGRAMS: Panel discussions and presentations featuring business leaders addressing timely issues on fashion, lifestyles, and related topics.

MIXERS: Evening networking gatherings at fashion business venues in the DFW area; great opportunities to connect with other FGI Dallas members and prospective members.

MEMBER-ONLY EVENTS: Museum previews, store openings and other events that are only available to current members; great settings to network, exchange ideas and opportunities.

RISING STARS: An annual spring nominee gala that honors local “Career Achievement” participants in various arts that are voted on by members of the organization.

NIGHT OF STARS: An annual autumn black-tie gala that celebrates the fashion and lifestyle industries by honoring iconic, career achieving, and future leaders from within our community and beyond.

SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS: An annual event catered toward students majoring in a fashion and lifestyle academic degree program with award categories ranging from scholarship monies to a fully-paid summer study abroad trip to Paris, France.

QUARTLY FGI DALLAS UPDATES: News and upcoming events, new member features, “Member Monday’s,” summaries and pictures of recent events and much more.

COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAMS: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA).