TORONTO, April 24, 2019 – Suzanne Rogers is pleased to announce, together with Victoria Beckham, that the fifth in her signature series of fashion events, Suzanne Rogers Presents, will showcase the Victoria Beckham brand. Suzanne Rogers Presents Victoria Beckham will take place in Toronto in November 2019.
Hosted by Suzanne Rogers with Event Chair Sylvia Mantella, the midday celebration will include an intimate fashion presentation with Victoria Beckham followed by a seated luncheon.
“The event will provide a rare opportunity with designer Victoria Beckham and her beautiful collection,” said Rogers. “I am so pleased that Victoria has accepted the invitation to come to Toronto and deeply appreciate her personal commitment and generosity in supporting our children’s charities.”
Proceeds will benefit Camp Ooch, giving kids affected by childhood cancer unique opportunities for growth through challenging, fun, enriching and magical experiences, and The Penelope Neuroblastoma Foundation, funding neuroblastoma research and providing support for families affected by this type of childhood cancer. Support for Camp Ooch is at the special request of Ms. Mantella. Additional child-focussed causes and programs, to be confirmed closer to the event, will also be supported.
“Suzanne’s charitable endeavours in bettering the lives of children around the world is inspiring, and I am delighted to be involved in the next in her series of fundraisers,” said Victoria Beckham. “I look forward to working with Suzanne and Sylvia on what I hope will be a memorable event for such wonderful causes.”
Presenting and Platinum Sponsors are Rogers Communications Inc. and Mantella Corporation respectively. NET-A-PORTER, the premier luxury fashion destination, is the exclusive Retail Partner Sponsor.
Additional event details will be forthcoming.
About Victoria Beckham
Victoria Beckham Limited is a London-based fashion brand, comprising multiple categories including two ready-to-wear categories: the mainline Victoria Beckham and its companion line, Victoria, Victoria Beckham together with Accessories and Eyewear. Since launching in 2008, the Victoria Beckham fashion brand has developed a distinctive and modern language of clothing. Developed at Victoria’s studio in London, it showcases only the finest craftsmanship and materials. The brand has won critical acclaim and multiple awards, including Best Designer Brand and Brand of the Year at the British Fashion Awards. In 2017, Victoria Beckham received an OBE for her services to the fashion industry and 2018 nominated for Designer Womenswear at the British Fashion Awards.
With offices in London and New York, a flagship store in Mayfair and in central Hong Kong, and over 400 stockists in over 50 countries internationally, Victoria shows her mainline collection at London Fashion Week.
In 2017, NEO Investment Partners invested £30m in the business as a strategic partner and shareholder. In addition to NEO, Victoria Beckham Limited is owned by Beckham Brand Holdings, which is owned equally by Victoria Beckham, David Beckham and Simon Fuller’s XIX Entertainment.
About Suzanne Rogers Presents
Suzanne Rogers Presents was founded in April 2010. To date a total of four galas, including Suzanne Rogers Presents Oscar de la Renta, Suzanne Rogers Presents Marchesa, Suzanne Rogers Presents Zac Posen and Suzanne Rogers Presents Diane von Furstenberg, have raised over $3 million in support of children’s charities to help combat children’s poverty, improve child healthcare and child education.