It’s been a month since I last posted. Guilty as charged! February proved exceptionally busy with family functions and vacations. Escaping the cold to sunny California and Las Vegas.
The Geoffrey Beene offerings
Geoffrey Beene LLC, is a leading men’s apparel and accessories company. The brand offers head-to-toe dressing options that combine intelligent design, quality, style and value.
The lines encompasses a world of products such as dress shirts and pants, casual wear, sports pants, suits, neckwear, knitwear, loungewear, accessories, fragrances and eyewear.
An American design pioneer, Geoffrey Beene challenged fashion establishment by creating haute couture for women and classic, superbly tailored styles for men that combined comfort and luxury at once.
Geoffrey Beene won eight Coty Awards, three CFDA Awards, and an honourary doctorate from the Rhode Island School of Design. Today the company is a fashion empire comprised of men’s ready-to-wear, men’s and women’s accessories and fragrance.
It’s been a 40-year fashion exploration—Geoffrey Beene, was a visionary, witty, irreverent, iconic and timeless individual. The brand ranks as the number one best-seller in a number of product categories:
- men’s designer dress shirts
- designer neckwear
- men’s sweaters
- men’s designer jewellery
The Geoffrey Beene approach
The company’s net profits fund revolutionary cancer research, as well as a host of medical, educational and societal issues. To date $170 million in value from 100% of net profits together with donations from the Geoffrey Beene Foundation have been made.
Since 2006, $132 million of that has gone to the Geoffrey Beene Cancer Research Center at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. This philanthropic approach is a pledge across the Geoffrey Beene brand empire.
- GEOFFREY BEENE CANCER RESEARCH CENTER AT MEMORIAL SLOAN-KETTERING CANCER CENTER
- Geoffrey Beene Foundation Alzheimer’s Initiative
- Welfare of Women & Children
- Educational Scholarships: CFDA and YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund
- Protection of Animals
- Veterans’ Support
- Elderly & Underprivileged Services
- American Heart Association