A writer, poet, successful entrepreneur, accomplished and fashion designer, Andres Aquino is also the founder and producer of Couture Fashion Week in New York. He has received multiple awards for his contribution to the including the EL Award (El Diario New York), Legacy Award (Latin Fashion Week, Washington, D.C.), and Style Fashion Leader & Inspiration Award (SUNY Westchester Community College), among others. His fashion designs are consistently classic and elegant in their construction, with a focus on allowing the wearer's natural beauty and style to shine through. His creations have been shown on the runway in Dubai, Romania, India, the Dominican Republic and USA among other locations, and his work has been featured in top fashion publications and media around the world.
Networking and Celebrating PRIDE at the exquisite The Townhouse Bar NYC for a great cause ,bringing together cultural diversity, and mixing the world of music, fashion, beauty, diplomacy, film and media entertainment with outstanding live performances by renowned musicians: Mel Greenwich (cello & Billie Holiday sound alike), Professor Charles Thomas (piano & vocal), Brent McGee and MIchael Ferreri (piano). A wonderful event put together by Yanny Deaconescu and Attorney Andrea Dumitru ,Esq Thank you all the sponsors, friends and guests. as well as The Townhouse for supporting our mission! Mike Grummons, owner & GM The Townhouse Comtesse Suzanne de Paris, Institut de Beauté Her excellence, Mihaela Simona Boscaneanu. Vice-Consul, General Consulate of Romania, NYC Alexandra Popescu-York, celebrity Fashion Designer Gabriela Panduru,PR,fashion writer David Valverde, Balogh Sail Designs Gary Settles, GS Fitness Bootcamp NY Carollina Montoya, Bella Luna Spa Leslie Wy