The Isis Fashion Awards team is an assembly of creative and diverse individuals with years of experience in the creative industry. These are the main team members of Isis Fashion Awards.
Jan-Willem Breure is the founder and director of the Isis Fashion Awards and also the founder of the Septimius Awards . The Septimius Awards is a prestigious award ceremony with Oscar, BAFTA, and Emmy winning attendees. Jan-Willem studied at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague, the college is known for their progressive fashion courses. Jan-Willem has worked for various modeling agency and also has a background in fashion photography.
Jerry Luxenburg is the show producer and coordinator of IFA. Jerry Luxenburg has an extensive background in high fashion event productions. He has more than 15 years experience in the fashion industry and has produced over 250 fashion shows. Fashion Organizations, international fairs, fashion brands and designers frequently hire him for his unique show production style. In 2012 Jerry established Salonè della Moda which combines art, fashion and luxury.
Ray Blinker is the producer of the Isis Fashion Awards. As Executive Producer, Ray is primarily responsible for arranging investment for IFA. Ray Blinker founded the first black glossy fashion magazine in the Netherlands called Rôof. The fashion magazine had well-known employees such as Janice Deul, Harriët Duurvoort, Nancy Neede, Clark Accord, Steven Dahlberg and Raymondus Godefridus Norbertus (known as Kluun). Ray Blinker is also the founder of Tulsa Studios, Smart Black Collective and BrownStreet BusinessClub, a dynamically influential network of professionals of color who are connected through inspiration and stimulation.
Aurora Koteva is a fashion branding manager and PR expert. Aurora has more than 15 years experience in the fashion retail industry and B2B events. She developed several PR activities for fashion showrooms, international designers, brands, individual press shows and shows for platforms like Salone della Moda and the Excellent fair. Aurora was also nominated by the TOC Fashion Academy Tuscany for the Ethical fashion Award and will assist and coordinate all seating managements and backstage events at IFA.