IAF speaker Edward Gribbin
President of Alvanon, Inc., the Apparel Fit Expert. Ed leads Alvanon teams around the globe helping fashion industry clients optimize their fit, sizing and product development strategies. Ed is widely recognized as the world’s leading authority on sizing and fit and serves numerous global organizations dedicated to the success of the retail, apparel and textile sectors.
Ed earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy from St. Joseph’s University and is a member of The Fashion Group International, the International Apparel Federation, the Product Innovation Council of the American Association of Apparel and Footwear, the Fashion & Apparel Studies Advisory Board of the University of Delaware, the International Association of Clothing Designers and Executives, the Association of Suppliers to the British Clothing Industry, and ASTM International. He resides in Merion Station, Pennsylvania with his wife, Georgianne and daughter, Bridget.
He forms part of speakers group of our IAF-CANAIVE Convention, giving the conference "Current Challenges in the Fashionable Industry".