imran amed

At the CAFAs, glitz and glitterati are on parade

Published: 19Apr2017

In some ways, it’s the party of the year. On April 7th, Canada’s biggest fashion names gathered in Toronto for the fourth Canadian Arts and Fashion Awards. The event was heavy on pizzazz, from the...

Imran Amed honoured with Vanguard Award

Published: 11Apr2017

“I’m not looking at fashion through a Canadian lens, or even a Western lens, but a global lens,” says Imran Amed (BCom'97). Indeed, he doesn’t even look at it through the eyes of someone who grew...

The Calgary boy and Desautels alumnus who became a fashion pundit: Imran Amed

Published: 31Mar2017

Imran Amed is the founder and editor-in-chief of online fashion news hub The Business of Fashion (BoF), which has overtaken the venerable Womens Wear Daily as the industry’s main news source. But...

Here are all the UK tech figures named in the Queen's New Year's Honours list

Published: 9Jan2017

Imran Amed is founder and CEO of The Business of Fashion, the online news site for the fashion industry....

The Most Powerful Entrepreneurs in Canada

Published: 19Nov2015

Who’s really calling the shots in Canada? Every year, Canadian Business compiles a list of the Power 50, the dealmakers, financiers, entrepreneurs and CEO whisperers who are shaping the way we do...

First Past The Post

Published: 30Oct2015

The white, bright space on the top floor of a building just north of Oxford Circus resembles the sort of office you might imagine in a creative-visualisation technique: spacious rooms filled with...

The Gate-Crasher in the Front Row

Published: 16Oct2014

In mid-September, during another busy day at London Fashion Week, the fashion world made its way from the Tom Ford show and a cocktail party at 10 Downing Street over to dinner.

Talking Management with Karl Moore: The two kinds of fashion designers

Published: 31Jul2014

This is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, talking management for The Globe and Mail. We are delighted to have Imran Amed here [founder and editor of The...