THE Heath Streak Academy is set to launch a modelling management programme in October as part of Matabeleland’s Fashion Week celebrations.
BENSON DUBE OWN CORRESPONDENT Amanda Mutangadura, an image consultant and chairperson of AM Model Management, said the fashion extravaganza is intended to promote economic development through fashion, sport and music.
“The celebrations will showcase fashion and culture trends of the people of Matabeleland. Today’s world fashion, sports and music share a common platform showcasing entertainment,” Mutangadura said.
The Fashion Week will showcase designs and products in the fashion industry in the country, thereby creating a network of designers and customers in the fashion industry.
Mutungadura added that the fashion week aims to work with all stakeholders in fashion industry from upcoming models, designers, fashion retailers to international fashion professionals.
Joseph Rego chief executive officer and director of Heath Streak Academy, said the Fashion Week will be graced by The Outfit Band, a local musical group.