From launching companies in the United States to heading her own business, Annik Klein’s diverse business experience brings a strong expertise to the Communications and Management programs she spearheads. She has an impressive career working as President for luxury brands: Maud Frizon & Jean Louis David. In 1995, Annik created KX Associates, Inc. undertaking Marketing, Public Relations and Event Planning for such well-known clients as: Cannes Midem Organisation, Evian, Paul Bocuse, Roger Vergé and Régine. Additionally she managed fundraising and special events for major corporations and charities including “A Night at the Oscars,” Cirque du Soleil, Pratt Institute, Lancôme, and Calvin Klein. Annik has produced trade shows including: The Train, Tranoi NY, Luxe Pack New York and ADF-PCD NY. When Annik is not supporting the Curve team, she is a Trade Advisor to the French Government (CCEF Conseiller du Commerce Exterieur de la France) and a Member of The French-American Chamber of Commerce. In 2008, Annik was awarded The Order of Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur (National Order of the Legion of Honor) by France’s President Sarkozy.