Steven Cutting is a global leader in the fashion industry as well as an educator at Fashion Institute of Technology and Kingsborough Community College. He started his fashion career in Italy working for Krizia and Anna Scipioni, then leading the team at Philippe Monet. In the US, he founded his design firm consulting for brands, Kenneth Cole, Reebok, Collezione, and Jim & Marylou to name a few. Since then he has led design teams at Perry Ellis America, Beyoncé’s Dereon/ House of Dereon, Larry Levine, Komocean Swim, and TRC by Cutting. He received his B.F.A. in Fashion design, from Fashion Institute of Technology in New York and his M.A. from Empire State College, expected Fall 2018.