Priyanka Sen Kundu, AAS, Fashion Marketing ‘07
Priyanka is a Product development Manager at Coach. She manages
development and commercialization of handbags representing around 15 percent of the
business. She also serves on the Board of The New School Alumni Association
representing Parsons The New School for Design. Priyanka has worked for companies like Prada, American Eagle Outfitters, and Raymonds in Marketing, Production, and Design roles. As part of her first
job as a designer she travelled across Europe researching trends and styled a
fashion photo-shoot in London. In 2008 she also styled and designed the
wardrobe for the indie movie ‘Clap Clap’.
In 2011, Priyanka received the Coach Excellence Award and in the following
year served as a jury member of the award committee. She was a panel member at
New York City Fashion Campus 2011 and went on to be a lead speaker in the
following year’s event where she addressed New York City interns from diverse
disciplines including fashion, finance, and business. She is also an avid
volunteer supporting social causes like Free Arts NYC, Festival of Peace, NYC
°CoolRoofs, and Governors Island Alliance in New York City.
Priyanka earned her Fashion Marketing degree from Parsons The New
School of Design in 2007. She was awarded her undergraduate degree in Fashion
Design from the National Institute of Fashion Technology in India before
moving to New York City in 2006. She also holds an MBA. She has been trained on
denim finishes and washes at Jeanologia, Spain. Priyanka is passionate about painting, particularly oil on canvas. She
loves to travel and read. Giverny, Paris, Capri, Rome, and Jaipur are a few
of her favorite destinations.