I am very proud to represent SINA FASHION to become the only Chinese media outlet with access to the red carpet. I also relish the role of introducing this amazing event to China’s fashion lovers and design talents.
New York, New York (PRWEB) June 04, 2014
CHINA HAPPENINGS™ is pleased to announce that its founder Chiu-Ti Jansen hosted an exclusive presentation of the 2014 CFDA Awards red carpet for China’s premier fashion platform SINA FASHION. On the red carpet, Ms. Jansen interviewed fashion luminaries Diane von Furstenberg, Michael Kors, Vera Wang, Alexander Wang, Zac Posen, Phillip Lim, Prabal Gurung, Karlie Kloss, Chanel Iman, among others. Ms. Jansen also conversed with Nadja Swarovski, sponsor of the Awards for the thirteenth year in a row.
Dubbed “American Fashion Designers’ Oscar” and organized by The Council of Fashion Designers of America, Inc. (CFDA), CFDA Awards is an annual event recognizing the outstanding contributions made to American fashion by individuals from all areas of the industry and related arts, with awards being given for design excellence in womenswear, menswear and accessories as well as extraordinary accomplishments in journalism, creative vision and lifetime achievements.
Chiu-Ti Jansen, who attended the red carpet, commented: “CHINA HAPPENINGS™ embraces as its mission to bring together the best of the West and China in their multi-faceted interactions. This is the second year that I cover the CFDA Awards. I am very proud to represent SINA FASHION to become the only Chinese media outlet with access to the red carpet. I also relish the role of introducing this amazing event to China’s fashion lovers and design talents.”
Produced by Chiu-Ti Jansen, founder of the CHINA HAPPENINGS™ brand, 2014 CFDA AWARDS PRESENTATION consisted of a series of interviews conducted by Ms. Jansen on the red carpet leading to the award ceremony. SINA FASHION promoted the branded video presentations on a dedicated web page (http://fashion.sina.com.cn/2014-06-01/1118/doc-ianfzhne5962138.shtml) through its powerful online and Weibo platforms.
CHINA HAPPENINGS™ is a multimedia platform founded by Chiu-Ti Jansen that focuses on the lifestyle and cultural industries in contemporary China. Ms. Jansen is a TV presenter, a lifestyle magazine publisher and a writer based in New York City with a pulse on China. She hosts TV and video presentations on fashion and style for Phoenix TV, Phoenix Fashion and SINA Fashion, and writes a blog titled CHINESE ELEMENTS for international auction house Sotheby’s (http://www.sothebys.com/en/news-video/blogs/all-blogs/chinese-elements.html) and a fashion and style column titled NEW YORK IN STYLE for the Financial Times’ Chinese edition (http://www.ftchinese.com/column/007000053). Prior to founding CHINA HAPPENINGS, Ms. Jansen was a New York-based corporate partner of an international law firm. A native speaker and write of Mandarin Chinese, Ms. Jansen holds advanced degrees from Yale University and Columbia Law School and serves on the Contemporary Art Advisory Committee of China Institute in America and the Board of the Couture Council of Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT).
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