Giambattista Valli | Spring 2017 Backstage

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Kenneth Richard

Mr. Kenneth Richard is a creative with 25 years of successful industry experience in growing and developing brands. He founded The Impression in 2014 quickly growing it to be the definitive global leading voice on fashion marketing covering ad campaigns, creative agencies, creative strategies, fashion films, and runway shows. Today The Impression publishes 10 magazines per year, 8 of which are done in partnership with the CFDA. In addition, The Impression.com has grown to be the largest collection of runway show images in the world in just 2 short years. Mr. Richard is particularly know for his interviews and has conducted written and film conversations with the likes of Fabien Baron, Trey Laird, Pascal Dangin, Riccardo Ruini, Doug Lloyd, Inez & Vinoodh, Mario Testino, Nick Knight, Giovanni Bianco, Mark Lee, Alex de Betak, Alexander Wang, Tommy Hilfiger, John Varvatos, and Rick Owens, amongst many others. Mr. Richard also teaches Creative Direction and Photography at the Mastered Program in the U.K.. He began his career as CEO, Chief Creative Office of Kenneth Richard Inc., a design apparel brand sold in Barneys New York, Charivari, Marshal Field’s, Ultimo, Hirshleifer’s, Holt Renfrew, Tootsie’s, and his own freestanding store in Soho. Mounting 3 runway shows per year, Mr. Richard was one of the first American designers invited to show in Paris as well as 7th on 6th in Bryant Park. He was at the time, the youngest member asked to join the CFDA.

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