Jeanette Nostra is a dynamic, creative, high-energy senior apparel executive with strong cross-functional expertise in sales, merchandising, marketing, strategic planning, licensing and brand management.
For over 30 years, she has held a series of progressively responsible positions at the GIII Apparel group, Ltd. in New York City. Mrs. Nostra began at GIII in 1981 and served as President from 1992 to 2013. She is currently a member of the Board of Directors and a Senior Business Advisor.
Since 1994, Ms. Nostra has been a member of the academic staff at the Fashion Institute of Technology as an Adjunct Professor in the School of Graduate Studies, Global Fashion Management Program. In 2012, Ms. Nostra assumed the role of Executive in Residence for the New York City Economic Development Council and FIT's Designer as Entrepreneur Program.