Consultant Profile

Trish Concannon
trish.dgexpo@gmail.com Joined May 2, 2019
Area of expertise
Design - Technical Designer- Product Development- Merchandising, Marketing – Social Media, Influencer, Tradeshow – Domestic and International, Popup Stores, Textile Sourcing
Biographical Info
Trish Concannon is the Director of Communications and Public Relations for DG Expo Corporation, a North American sourcing trade show for manufacturers of sewn products, to include apparel and home furnishings. Trish formerly served as Executive Director of Fashion Business Incorporated (FBI), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, which provided the fashion industry with entrepreneurial development, resources and training, to support its growth and profitability. Trish served on the board of Fashion Group International (FGI) - Los Angeles as Regional Director. She currently serves on the Advisory Board of Cal Poly Pomona's AMM Department, Board of Fashion Consciousness Magazine, the Advisory Board for Fullerton College Fashion Department, Advisory Board for Santa Monica College, the Advisory Board for the Art Institute, Inland Empire Fashion Department and the Advisory Board for Concerned Capital. Trish is a member of the Urban manufacturing Alliance (UMA). Her previous experience includes working in product development with textiles using the Kinetic Colorization® process with both Critical Mass Manufacturing and Katmandu Partners LLC. She also has worked in sales and merchandising for Launch USA International, the sole US distributor of an Italian Apparel manufacturer. Her background also includes extensive experience in event coordinating as well as marketing. Trish has a Bachelor of Science in Apparel Merchandising and Management from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona.