I’m Act N°1, Cormio e Calves the winners of the second edition of Cnmi Fashion Trust Granta project dedicated to independent Made Italy brands launched by Camera Moda Fashion Trustphilanthropic fashion community born at the end of 2017 to guarantee new designers not only financial support, but also a path of business mentoring and one-to-one tutoring.
An important path opens up for the three selected brands: Scalapayformer partner of Cnmithis year is a major supporter.
The company is active in payments Buy Now, Pay Later will offer all grant beneficiaries free integration within its platform for one year and a tutorship program in the areas of tech and e-commerce.
Born in 2019 from an idea of Simone Mancini (pictured below), Fintech has raised $ 700 million in funding to date, becoming a unicorn. Already operational in Italy and Europe, it is used by hundreds of thousands of customers, meeting the favor of over 3 thousand brands. In addition to boasting a strong online presence, it is also available in-store in over 5,000 stores.
Max & Co., the contemporary brand of Max Mara Fashion Groupwill instead support Cormio, the brand designed by Jezabelle Cormio (in the photo below), offering the possibility of starting a collaboration, which will result in the creation of a capsule for autumn-winter 2023/2024.
Furthermore, Act N ° 1 (founded by Galib Gassanoff e Luca Lin) and Vitelli (designed by Mauro Simionatoin the photo below) will receive a financial contribution of 40 thousand euros each, while Cormio will get 15 thousand euros, thanks to the support of Scalapay and Max & Co.
The founders of Scalapay – ceo Simone Mancini, cfo Raffaele Terrone and the general manager Pingky Houang – with Carlo Capasapresident of National Chamber of Italian Fashion e Trust e the Camera Fashion Trust, Umberta Gnutti Beretta e Warly Tomeico-founder e co-chair di Camera Moda Fashion Trust.
Andrea Rosso, Margherita Maccapani Missoni, Massimo Giorgetti, Riccardo Sciutto, Alice Etro, Alessandra Rich, Paolo Stella, Rosa Cracco, Candela Pelizza, Riccardo Grassi, Laura Lusuardi, Elia Maramotti, Roberta Benaglia e Marc Sondermann are just some of the personalities of the fashion system present yesterday at the event.
In the opening photo, the designers of Act N ° 1 on the podium.