Fashion Designer and Director Tom Ford Named CFDA Chairman
Hollywood Reporter - 03-19
The appointment emphasizes the fashion organization's increasing West Coast presence. The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) has announced that fashion designer and film director Tom Ford, who is based in Los Angeles, will be the next chairman of the organization, as of Jan. 1, 2020, succeeding current chairwoman Diane Von Furstenberg. The move was ratified by the CFDA Board early today.