Gerber Technology, the world leader in integrated software and automated solutions for the apparel and industrial markets, has announced five finalists in the fashion design competition segment of their annual ideation conference. The competition began with 60 entries in February 2016. Now down to five, the finalists include: Ashley Maurice, Lin Savadty, Maria Silvia Grisolia, Victoria Zito and Ye Hong. Honorable mention goes to Natalia Gilca. «Gerber is passionate about providing the technology to make it easy for anyone in the world to design, produce and sell great products» said Elizabeth King, VP, digital solutions community and ecosystem at Gerber Technology. «It is exciting to see how these students applied their fashion education to express themselves creatively through the use of fashion technology and we look forward to seeing them during the fashion show at ideation».
ideation2016 is the premier software conference dedicated to fashion and retail professionals who rely on Gerber’s end-to-end Digital Solutions to integrate software like YuniquePLM® and the AccuMark® family of products to seamlessly transfer data across the supply chain – driving smart machines and feeding back information, allowing companies to automate their entire process. Streamlining the data and workflows provides insight, brings products to market faster, minimizes costs and ensures quality for Gerber customers.