January 13, 2017

Runway Authority


The Nolcha Shows are honored to welcome back the Runway Authority as an Official Media Partner of the Fashion Media Lounge for Fall/Winter 2017.


Now in its ninth consecutive year, and held during New York Fashion week, The Nolcha Shows is one of the city’s leading platforms for global independent fashion designers.


The Runway Authority are the fashion experience that puts you on the front row of every runway show and showcases the latest and hottest trends from New York, Los Angeles, Miami, DC, and beyond. The Runway Authority is a melding of individuals from different disciplines within fashion, who use their experience to cover every aspect of a fashion show. They not only provide impeccable photographic coverage, both on and off the runway, but in an attempt to immerse the reader into the world of fashion, they conduct in depth interviews with designers, event promoters and models. The Runway Authority reaches a broad range of fashion audiences and influences, and strive to demonstrate year-round support of the fashion industry.


Charles Hundley Jr, Founder, Runway Authority comments; “The Runway Authority are proud to be in partnership with an organization that provides a high-end, well thought out venue for up-and-coming designers to display their creations. Making their space available to those independent design houses is how the fashion world is able to grow and flourish. Thank you to The Nolcha Shows for allowing us to, once again, be part of such a great cause.”


The Nolcha Shows Fashion Media Lounge welcome media, bloggers and industry to view Fall/Winter 2017 collections from independent accessory designers from around the globe; previewing the latest cutting edge and innovative collections. Designers showcasing this season include James Carletons, CoFi Leathers, EL VOYAGE, Wren and Roch and Andraab.


Kerry Banningan, Co-Founder, Nolcha Shows shares; “We are thrilled to welcome the Runway Authority back to the Nolcha Shows as an Official Media partner of our Fashion Media Lounge. We are very excited to introduce our innovative fashion talent to their readership.”



The Nolcha Shows, co-founded by Kerry Bannigan and Arthur Mandel, are a leading award-winning event held during New York Fashion Week. Over the past eight years The Nolcha Shows have become established as a platform for discovery; promoting cutting edge innovative fashion designers. The Nolcha Shows have built an acclaimed reputation as a hot incubator of fashion design talent and are officially listed by the New York City Economic Development Corporation; offering a range of cost effective options to increase designers recognition and develop their businesses. The successful showcase consistently receives positive media coverage including features in ADWEEK, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, INC, US WEEKLY, Lucky, NBC, MTV and Forbes; and has been supported by brands including Citibank, Coca-Cola, Rusk, Otterbox, Vitamin Water, American Airlines, Don Q Rums and Landrover. | | @nolchashows #nolcha #nolchashows