Programme Leader, Diploma in Fashionginette.email@example.com
- MA Design, LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore
- BA of Multimedia Science, Central Queensland University, Australia
Ginette’s personal interest in the correlation between visuals, music, and fashion prompted her to pursue a MA Design, exploring the intertextuality of these art forms while working full-time as a lecturer at LASALLE’s Faculty of Design.
Ginette was instrumental in successfully validating LASALLE’s Fashion Communication Programme. Under her leadership, the programme was put on the map, produced an exciting curriculum that involved the best industry practitioners as part-time lecturers and debuted award-winning students. She is also integral in the successful validation of the new Diploma in Fashion, of which she is the Programme Leader.
As a professional, Ginette co-owns cult fashion label FrüFrü & Tigerlily, which represented Singapore in the 2008 Malaysian International Fashion Week and was nominated for Juice’s Best Local Fashion Label in 2007.
Before embarking on a very fulfilling academic career, she worked on projects as a web consultant for a vast range of high-profile clients which included Coca-Cola, HSBC, Citibank, PricewaterhouseCoopers Management Consultants, The Substation, Discovery Channel, IDA Singapore, Aon Asia and Aware Singapore.
Ginette was also nominated for Women’s Weekly’s Women of Our Times Fashion and Style Category in 2008 for her achievements in Fashion and Music.