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2023: The House of (DE-FI)ance: A Fashion & Design Co-working Experience is the January 2023 Chic Spotlight for the Chic Guide Dayton.
2022: (DE-FI) Global INC was honored to partner with Ellies's Rainy Day Fund by providing costumes and customized matching jewelry from our designers and sewist. We raised $38,000 to help keep pets and families together as a part of our annual community outreach initiative.
2022: Read about the challenges she's faced, lessons learned, and the toll that COVID-19 played on (DE-FI)!
2022: (DE-FI) was recognized as a founding member of the CFDA Connects program in the 2021 CFDA Annual Report.
2022: (DE-FI) Global INC served as a proud sponsor for Hocking College's Fashion Design and Retail Merchandising program's Inaugural Fashion Show.
2013: Dayton Magazine covers the official launch of the Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator and how righting a wrong inspired our work.
2019: Elevate Dayton covers (DE-FI)'s community planning for the House of (DE-FI)ance: A Fashion & Design Co-working Experience.
2013: the Indianapolis based Pattern Magazine featured the Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator as the Circle City started planning for creative incubators.
2013: the Dayton Business Journal features the Model Search for (DE-FI)'s Fashion in the Mystic Garden Launch Party.
2018: (DE-FI) Global INC's Owner/Director Caressa Brown was Daytonian of the Week.
2021: CFDA Connects debut is featured on Yahoo Finance.
2015: Sinclair College's Student Newspaper The Clarion featured the work of (DE-FI) Global INC's Owner/Director Caressa Brown in their monthly edition.
2021: Washington Prime Group features (DE-FI) in the South Metro Regional Chamber of Commerce Monthly Newsletter
2021: CFDA Connects Creator Elliot Carlyle shares his story and his chance encounter with (DE-FI) Global INC's Owner/ Director Caressa Brown at New York Fashion Week influenced how we operate.
2021: Launch Dayton features the House of (DE-FI)ance: A Fashion & Design Co-working Experience as a top Startup to Watch.
2021: WHIO Channel 7 Covers the Grand Opening of The House of (DE-FI)ance: A Fashion & Design Co-working Experience and Dayton Threads.
2021: (DE-FI) Owner/Director Caressa Brown was the recipient of the Columbus based Ohio Black Expo's first Black Expollence Award for the Arts.
2021: Washington Twp profiled The House of (DE-FI)ance in its original locationas a part of their "We're Open for Business" Series.
2014: Dayton Most Metro takes a look back at the inaugural year of the Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator.
2021: The Dayton Daily News covers the Grand Opening of the House of (DE-FI)ance: A Fashion & Design Co-working Experience
2019: Wright State University featured (DE-FI) Owner/Director Caressa Brown after being named to the 2019 Dayton Business Journal's Top 40 Under 40.
Columbus Monthly features the Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator participation as coordinator for the Opera Guild's Annual Fundraiser
2013: The Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) makes its official debut via Dayton Most Metro
2013: The Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator (DE-FI)shares its future plans.
2016: (DE-FI) Global INC spent 3 years leveraging its name to help plan and fund the Dayton Sewing Collaborative brand and audience and was the key to their initial success. While Sewing Collaborative ultimately opted not to focus on fashion after receiving the attention that they needed from (DE-FI), the work that we did for them set the path for the House of (DE-FI)ance. A Fashion & Design Co-working Experience.
2014: The Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator hosted Indianapolis based Midwest Fashion Week's CEO Berny Martin who introduced the Fashion Industry to youth empowerment groups My Beauty Is Priceless and Sons of Solomon.
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