New York—The Accessories Council has named Abbey Doneger, president of the Doneger Group, as the sixth inductee into its annual Hall of Fame. This year marks the 65th anniversary of The Doneger Group, a trend analysis and merchandising consulting firm.
Past recipients of the award have included Elaine Gold of Elaine Gold Enterprises, Mary Belle of Jones Apparel Group, Marge Axelrad of Vision Monday & 20/20 Magazine, Dorothy Roberts of Echo Design Group, and Ruth Finley of Fashion Calendar.
The event to honor Doneger took place Jan. 9 at The Morgan Library & Museum. A portion of the event’s proceeds will benefit the Henry Doneger Scholarship Fund and the Accessories Design Program at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT).