The 50 Most Influential Women event was created to spotlight and recognize the important role women play in the greater Charlotte region, in the economy, and in society. The following individuals were nominated and judged by their peers and have been chosen to receive this award because of their influence and leadership in the Charlotte Mecklenburg community.
Charlotte International Fashion Week Reimagine Fashion Show
The single day event themed "Reimagine Fashion" featured 14 designers from around the country showcasing a variety of art inspired designs ranging from high-end ready-to-wear, wedding, couture, recyclable wear and children fashion. In addition to the swank VIP red carpet reception, luxury vendors and, high-energy runway shows, Plitzs also awarded 10 individuals with the first Fashion Icon Award of Excellence for their commitment to the growth and sustainability of Charlotte's growing fashion community.