Education provider BrandEd has acquired the Conde Nast College of Fashion and Design, a provider of fashion education in skills such as styling, journalism, marketing, branding graphic design, PR and digital strategy. Terms were not disclosed.
“We will build on the current platform established by the Condé Nast College of Fashion and Design by launching new courses in fashion, business and media across new geographies and demographics,” says Michael Chung, CEO of BrandEd.
Chung adds, “We are also excited to build new schools and programs by leveraging the unmatched portfolio of brands within Condé Nast, including Vogue, Wired, Architectural Digest and The World of Interiors.”
BrandEd’s portfolio includes academic programs with Sotheby’s Institute of Art, The School of The New York Times, and City Football Leadership Institute (in partnership with City Football Group, owner of Manchester City Football Club).
The Conde Nast College of Fashion and Design was started in April 2013, based in London, Madrid and Mexico City.