Stephanie Winston Wolkoff Splits From Lincoln Center to Start Her Own Agency

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Stephanie Winston Wolkoff. Photo: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images/Getty Images2011 Getty Images

Stephanie Winston Wolkoff, the founding fashion director at Lincoln Center, is leaving the role she's held for two and a half years to launch SWW Creative, "a new agency that will provide creative collaboration within the spheres of fashion, beauty and entertainment." From a press release:

Clients include IMG Fashion Worldwide, Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA), and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. SWW Creative will provide personal and professional relationships across global power industries; advising brands, companies and individuals as they seek to build advantageous ventures and superlative initiatives.

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SWW Creative will advise and consult on high-level Productions, Partnership Development — advising brands, companies and individuals as they seek to build advantageous partnerships, Sponsorship Council — introducing new talent to established corporations for sponsorship opportunity and development, Strategic Planning — conceptual, corporate, creative and artistic development, Social Media and Talent Development.

Sounds serious! Winston Wolkoff is quoted as saying, "Now that the transition from Bryant Park to Damrosch Park is complete, I am pleased to now be able to operate on a new, independent stage where I am thrilled to lend my capabilities to forge lasting partnerships on behalf of the fashion industry beyond fashion week."