2019 Gala | Honoring Fern Mallis, Fashion Icon
Monday, November 4, 2019 | Mandarin Oriental Hotel, New York City

On Monday, November 4, 2019, the Carter Burden Network will hold its refreshed and re-energized Annual Gala, the Silver and White Night at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City. As we celebrate another impactful year of serving New York City seniors, we are honored to present the Inaugural Silver Star Award to a true role model, innovator and philanthropist - who is showing the world how to age with dignity and impact — Fern Mallis! We hope you will once again renew your support and join us for this memorable and significant evening.


Click here to purchase tickets/tables or make a contribution online. 

To pay with a check, contact Derek Kronkowski at The JFM Group 212.921.9071, x21
or by email at cbn@thejfmgroup.com.

Honoree Information

While serving as the Executive Director of the Council of Fashion Designers of America, Fern Mallis created 7th on Sixth Productions or, New York Fashion Week as it is known today. After becoming Senior VP of IMG Fashion, Fern led the charge in starting Fashion Weeks in Miami, Los Angeles, Berlin, Moscow, Mumbai, Sydney and Melbourne.  She has been featured on TV programs including America’s Next Top Model, She’s Got the Look and Project Runway. Today, Fern shows no signs of slowing down as she is the president of her own international fashion and design consultancy, Fern Mallis LLC. She also created the Podcast: Fashion Icons with Fern Mallis in which she interviewed guests such as: Tom Ford, Marc Jacobs, Calvin Klein, Donna Karan, Michael Kors, Tommy Hilfiger, Betsey Johnson and Bruce Weber. Fern’s commitment to living her most authentic life and encouraging others to do the same makes her the perfect recipient of our first annual Silver Star Award.