Fashion PR Agency News: Michael Rogers Announces New Client Jack Mackenroth

jmr.jpgFresh out of Parsons, Jack Mackenroth opened a menswear store called ‘Jack’ in the uber-chic West Village. There, he showcased new designers alongside upscale brands such as Gaultier Junior, Diesel and John Richmond. In 1997, Jack went to work for Tommy Hilfiger, designing knits for the women’s line and doing fashion illustrations for the entire division. From there he went back into menswear designing for the Slates brand under the Levi’s umbrella. Before appearing on Season 4 of Project Runway, he was the Design Director at Weatherproof Activewear for the past 4 years.

Currently, Jack is developing his own line of men’s sportswear which can be seen on his website www.jackmackenroth.com. He is also working on a memoir about his life experiences. Most recently, he filmed a cameo in the new Sex and the City movie with all the girls and in December he was highlighted on The Today Show in an interview with Tiki Barber. Tiki was wearing the winning look that Jack made from the menswear challenge on Project Runway.

Michael Rogers PR, based in New York and Los Angeles, specializes in luxury public relations for lifestyle, beauty, fashion, home, food, and hospitality cleints. Additional fashion clients include ROCKRAS by Kimberly McDonald and Olga Kapustina. Learn more at www.michaelrogerspr.com

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Known as the “fashion publicist’s most powerful accessory,” (San Diego Union-Tribune) and the “West Coast ‘It’ girl of fashion PR,” (YFS Magazine) Crosby Noricks put fashion public relations on the digital map when she launched PR Couture in 2006. She is the author of Ready to Launch: The PR Couture Guide to Breaking into Fashion PR, available on Amazon. Crosby spends her time managing PR Couture and mentoring fashion publicists through PRISM and Instappable, as well as the biannual NYC workshop, Fashion PR Confidential. Occasionally, she opens up limited consulting spots for emerging brands through her signature offering, The Brand Elixir.