Pearl Academy of Fashion, recently organized an interactive and unique workshop on Careers – Growth Path in Creative Industries at its premises for school counsellors and teachers. The workshop was organized to discuss the growth opportunities in creative industries and how to guide the students about careers in these industries.
The workshop was attended by more than 50 counsellors and teachers from Delhi/ NCR region. Sanya Dhir, Director, Karol Bagh Saree House; Atul Sangwan, Partner, Abhivyakti; Ritika Gupta, Fashion Designer; Gaurav & Ritika Fashion Label; and Aastha Garg, Fashion Business Consultant were the main speakers at the workshop.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Vinod Shanbhag, Academic Advisor, Pearl Academy of Fashion said, “This unique workshop is a good platform to share and discuss the new opportunities emerging in the creative industries. India is now becoming a hub for these industries like fashion and accessories which is fetching more jobs opportunities in this field. I hope this interactive workshop will bring out many new aspects which will help the participants in the near future.”
Atul Sangwan, Partner, Abhivyakti, an export house said, “Today, India is a favourite destination for global players in the creative industry. We have an edge over other countries, as far as the manufacturing cost is concerned. Players in the Indian creative industry, today, are exporting their products globally. Parents should allow the new generation to take up challenging careers like fashion and see them reaching new heights.”
The prominent speakers shared their rich experience, expertise and knowledge in their respective fields and informeed the participants of the opportunities for shaping careers in various streams of the fashion business in an interactive session.
Pearl Academy of Fashion is one of the leading fashion and design institutes with an international presence. The Academy currently has over 1600 students on its rolls in its state-of-the-art campuses in Delhi, Jaipur and Chennai within India and in Dhaka and UAE abroad. They also have an extensive network of national and international partners including some of the best known universities and state bodies, and they are members of prestigious bodies like the International Foundation of Fashion Technology Institutes, National Retail Federation, USA and the Fashion Design Council of India.