The Fragrance Foundation has announced that Donna Karan will receive the Hall of Fame award at the 2007 FiFi Awards & Celebration, to be held May 31 in New York. The Hall of Fame award is voted on by The Fragrance Foundation’s board of directors and is presented to an individual who has brought extraordinary ingenuity, dedication and inner resources to bear, not only on his/her company’s success, but to the fragrance industry as a whole.
Of the award winner, The Fragrance Foundation president Rochelle Bloom said, “Donna Karan is, and continues to be, a tremendous influence in the fragrance industry. Donna’s contributions include the highly successful Cashmere Mist and Be Delicious fragrances as well as the most recent introduction of Donna Karan Gold. Throughout her career, Donna has been recognized for her significant achievements in fashion and on behalf of the entire fragrance industry, I am honored to present her with the prestigious Hall of Fame award.”