As a previous CHILDREN'S CLUB exhibitor for years, Danelle Brown looks to continue the show's legacy and bring a fresh and inventive perspective to further CHILDREN'S CLUB's growth as their new Event Director. With an extensive background in the children's wear industry and a seemingly perpetual curiosity for the fashion world as a whole, Danelle looks to heighten the show experience with a 360 degree approach.
The Future of CHILDREN'S CLUB - The Interview
Q: Where did you work before coming to CHILDREN'S CLUB?
Prior to CHILDREN'S CLUB, I have been dedicated to the children’s apparel industry. With 12 years’ experience in the children’s industry with brands like BabyCZ and Egg, I have served in sales and operations positions.
Q: Have you always been interested in Fashion?
Since a child, I have always been interested in fashion. At 17 years old, my first job in the industry was at AEFFE Inc. in the Jean Paul Gaultier showroom as an intern and dresser.
Q: What do you hope to bring to your shows?
I hope to continue the legacy that CHILDREN'S CLUB has established in the children’s market. As well as, innovate with a beautiful presentation, digital presence and invigorate the market as an industry necessity.
Q: What makes you the best person for the job?
With a strong background in brand management and growth, as well as sales, I understand the importance of energizing the children’s market through the CHILDREN'S CLUB brand. In addition, my experience as an exhibitor and children’s market specialty will only further contribute to our communication with exhibitors and buyers and overall growth.
Q: What are your goals for the future?
In the future, I see the CHILDREN'S CLUB show increasing to include multiple categories that serve the universe of children’s goods, such as décor, toy, gear and wellness.