Partners 2017

Axel Loritz

Axel Loritz is responsible for the planning of all architectural structures for the FRANKfurtstyleaward 10th Anniversary Award Gala in the Fraport Forum. As the “Head of Design”, he is an indispensable protagonist in the background for the FRANKfurtstyleaward Gala 2017.

The industrial designer is known for his extensive repertoire and, together with his company Imageneering, works with the real big brands. His creative and architectural ideas are of great importance for the event’s creation.

Berkan Design

The international stages are his home: the fashion designer Berkan Tüzünatac is the new partner of the FRANKfurtstyleaward with his successful fashion label Berkan Design as a partner 2017 at the side of the FRANKfurtstyleaward. The designer is, according to his own statements, a long-standing jury member of the “Miss Model of the World” contest. The competition is one of the oldest and largest worldwide. Its finals take place annually in China. The designer is mainly responsible for the German counterpart, the “Miss Model Germany” contest.

A highlight of the FRANKfurtstyleaward GALA will be the fashion show “Couture of the Opera” by Berkan Design with the international tenor and Pavarotti student Deniz Leone. The internationally renowned designer Berkan Tüzünatac, who has been a jury member for the “Miss Model of the World” for more than 20 years, will be accompanied by several top models and will provide additional glamour with his “Miss Model of the World” network. Together with the “Miss Model of the World” Contest, the FRANKfurtstyleaward is establishing a further link to partners in China for the business location in Frankfurt. The metropolitan region of Shenzen is of great importance for business, tourism and society. “Miss Model of the World” is a non-political ambassador for culture and supports the international understanding between Germany and China.

Alexander Ackley

Alexander Ackley is the Creative Director of the FRANKfurtStyleAward 2017, and is the mastermind for this year’s extravagant showcase featuring culinary delights, multimedia displays, international entertainment, and young fashion design talent from all over the globe.

The former Fashion Model has gathered experience as Creative Director in the fashion world for more than three decades and, together with his company PORTFOLIO X, directs and supervises creative projects for many global fashion and lifestyle brands.

Famous Face Academy

Frankfurt’s Famous Face Academy is one of the most successful and professional make-up schools in Germany. The students benefit from years of experience, established courses of instruction and high-quality equipment. Since its beginning, the Famous Face Academy has supported the FRANKfurtstyleaward. The Principal and owner of the cosmetic and make-up school Schäfer and the Famous Face Academy, Sevgi Schäfer, is also co-founder of the FRANKfurtstyleaward Jury moreeover, as the chairwoman of the central association of German cosmetic academies, she brings in her know-how about beauty, runway trends and glamour. [More…]

Marco Marcu

For several years, Marco Marcu has perfectly staged the outfits of the TOP 60 at the FRANKfurtstyleaward FITTING and FINALE with his young upcoming models. With his know-how as a designer and experience from his own catwalk shows, he supports the FRANKfurtstyleaward Team in front of and behind the curtain. As backstage director, he holds the reigns behind backstage and ensures a smooth workflow. At the FRANKfurtstyleaward GALA, many of the young models are on the runway for the first time and have Marcu as an experienced contact, who can give them valuable pointers. [More…]

EastWest Models

This year the Top60 designs will be presented by models signed with the agency EastWestModels. With this cooperation the FRANKfurtstyleaward once again strengthens the alliance fashion in the RheinMainRegion by associating with the model agency EastWestModels, yet another international partner. [More…]


Häuser der Mode (Houses of Fashion)

Häuser der Mode Frankfurt (Houses of Fashion) are every year the location for the preparations of the big FRANKfurtstlyeaward Finale . All important partners and participants came together to arrange the runway show for the Gala evening of the International Talent Contest. [More…]


Fashion TV Production

Fashion TV Production has been the prizewinning and leading agency for international fashion, beauty, health and lifstyle themes for the last 20 years. They are cooperating with the FRANKfurtstyleaward for the first time in 2016 and will film features about the finalists, partner & sponsors and the Gala.

Anke Seeling