They are the image makers. The ones behind the scenes whose handiwork helps shape something bigger than an outfit . . . the brand. These creative leaders shape our landscape, our conversations, our sales and our livelihoods. They inspire, inform and, ultimately, influence popular culture. This year the bar was raised for fashion creatives because of the work of these visionaries. Here are THE IMPRESSION’S TOP CREATIVES OF 2015


BY KENNETH RICHARD | The Impressionist

Aboud Creative

Alan Aboud | Executive Creative Director


Atelier Franck Durand

Franck Durand | CEO & Chief Creative Director


Baron & Baron

Fabien Baron | CEO & Chief Creative Director


Berger & Wild

Tenzin Wild | CEO
Magnus Berger | Chief Creative Director


Buero New York

Alex Wiederin | Creative Director


Chandelier

Richard Christiansen | Creative Director


DJA

David James | Creative Director


Giovanni Bianco Studio65/GB65

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Giovanni Bianco | Creative Director/Founder


Julien Gallico

Julien Gallico | Creative Director/Founder


KiDS

Pascal Dangin | CCO, CEO, & Founder


King & Partners

Tony King | CEO/Creative Director


Laird + Partners

Trey Laird | CEO & Chief Creative Director


Lloyd & CO

Doug Lloyd | Founder & Creative Director


MODCo

Sara Rotman | Founder/CCO


MP Creative

Ben Sandler | Creative Director
Markus Kiersztan | Founder & Creative Director


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Jacob Wildschiødtz | Creative Director


REM Ruini E Mariotti

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Riccardo Ruini | Creative Director


Saturday Group

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Jens Grede | CEO & Founder
Erik Torstensson | Creative Director & Founder


Simmonds Ltd.

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Christopher Simmonds | Creative Director


Suburbia

Lee Swillingham | Creative Director


Two Hustlers

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Kevin Kollenda | CEO & Co-Founder


Yard NYC

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Stephen Niedzwiecki | Founder, Chief Creative Director
Ruth Bernstein | Co-Founder, Chief Strategy Officer


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