The Accessories Council is the largest non-profit trade association for accessory manufacturers, designers, retailers, publications and support organizations in the world. We have a skill for gathering the most influential professionals and brands in order to stimulate consumer awareness and provide advocacy for our members. We serve the industry globally which generates over $50.8 Billion annually in the United States alone.
Since its establishment in 1994, the organization has grown dramatically. Each year the Accessories Council hosts over 30 events including, educational seminars, networking events, marketing initiatives and awards ceremonies, including our annual ACE Awards gala.
What do we offer?
- Educational Roundtables…An ongoing series featuring expert speakers from varying fields of business who provide insights, advice and direction with the goal of helping our members grow their business
- Networking…Communicate and socialize with other members of your industry at the many events we host throughout the year
- Events…Participate or attend our events such as our “Shopping Soiree” cocktail party and silent auction, “Next Generation Awards” student design competition at F.I.T., “Hall of Fame Awards” recognizing individuals for their contributions to the industry, the annual Accessories Council Summit, a day-long seminar of incredible industry speakers and the “ACE Awards” honoring individuals, companies and celebrities who have made great strides in raising the awareness of accessories.
- Visit our website at www.accessoriescouncil.org for more details.