Infinite Hero Foundation Welcomes American Fashion Network CEO,
Jackie Ferrari to its Board of Directors
Syracuse, NY – October 07, 2022 – American Fashion Network (AFN) is honored to announce the appointment of Founder and CEO, Jackie Ferrari, to Infinite Hero Foundation’s Board of Directors. Ferrari will join the Infinite Hero Foundation as it looks to the future and expands its impact and commitment to our military heroes.
As the CEO of AFN, Jackie has lead a multi-generational team in the apparel business for close to two decades. Ferrari founded the company 17 years ago and has grown into three states including New York, California, and Wisconsin. Ferrari has been working hard at driving a Made in America movement in both the federal government procurement space and with large American Corporations.
Ferrari is deeply engaged in the bi-partisan movement to balance global manufacturing by increasing Made in America and a movement from Asia to the Western Hemisphere. Ferrari led her team to exit China and as a vanguard in this effort, she is writing a bill, with support of the Congress and the Senate to help corporations and institutions join her in balancing global trade and manufacturing.
“Having the opportunity to serve those who serve and have served me, my family and my nation is humbling. We go through our busy lives taking care of what is at hand and to take a step back and serve others, is at the core of my values and those of the company I have raised for 17 years. That, and the opportunity to sit with and learn from my esteemed fellow board members, promises to be a worthy journey and legacy I will cherish,” - Jackie Ferrari, CEO of AFN.
Serving the war-fighter by creating quality, innovative apparel for the USMC and the Air Force, her sights are set on the Army, NASA, Navy, and Coast Guard.Currently, in addition to serving America’s top retail brands with speed and innovation, Ferrari and her team serve large corporations with corporate apparel, uniforms and corporate gifting and swag.
“I’m thrilled to welcome Jackie to our Board of Directors and I look forward to working with her to grow the IHF community,” said Courtney Janes, Executive Director of Infinite Hero. “Jackie’s celebrated tremendous success globally and it is exciting to see her leading the Made in America movement as AFN continues to evolve. She is a visionary and, as Infinite Hero looks to the future and focuses on expanding our impact, we are honored to have Jackie’s invaluable leadership, experience, drive, and commitment to our military heroes to support our efforts as the newest member of our Board”.
Jackie will be joining Infinite Hero’s distinguished Board of Directors:
Colin Baden, IHF President & Founder, Product & Innovation Consultant One Icon Design
Erick Poston, IHF Vice President, Military/Government Oakley
Kevin Collins, IHF Treasurer, Managing Partner at The Club at Ravenna
Cole Morgan, IHF Secretary, Attorney at Stuart Kane LLP
Colonel Robert J. Coates, U.S. Marine Corps (Retired)
Tom Davin, Co-CEO Black Rifle Coffee Company
Philip J. Rizzo, CEO Liberty Military Housing
Lewis Runnion, Managing Partner Eleven09, LLC.
Don Schumacher, Team Owner Don Schumacher Racing
About American Fashion Network:
American Fashion Network (AFN) is an apparel design and manufacturing company based in Syracuse, New York with offices in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Los Angeles, California and Guatemala. AFN has completely stepped away from China and solely focuses on manufacturing right here in the USA and Western Hemisphere. As a certified women-owned business, AFN took 17 years of retail experience and expertise to the corporate and government procurement space. AFN brings supplier diversity certifications, commitment to quality and innovation through customization to corporate partners. American Fashion Network is committed to helping partners build an inclusive culture through innovative design.
About Infinite Hero:
Infinite Hero Foundation funds programs that drive innovation and accessibility of effective treatments for military heroes and their families dealing with service-related mental and physical injuries. Visit www.infinitehero.org to learn more.
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