Jennifer Daley



International Conferences


Jennifer Daley is a university lecturer, based in London. She has taught fashion history, international fashion marketing, business management, communications, and other courses to BA, MSc, and MBA students at several universities, including the London campuses of New York University, Coventry University, Richmond University, London College of Fashion, and King's College.

In addition to teaching, Jennifer is an international business management consultant, with expertise in marketing and strategic communications. Jennifer possesses the unique combination of academic, theoretical, and practical experience that builds upon a foundation of history to enhance current and future business prospects.

With curatorial expertise and archival research skills, Jennifer also has experience with museum collections.

Her academic research currently includes:

  • Fashion design, history, and theory, from the fourteenth century to the present day
  • The business of fashion: International marketing, merchandising, and management of fashion and luxury brands
  • Economic history, and the development of governmental controls and bureaucratic systems that affect the manufacturing and procurement of clothing and textiles
  • How and why standards of dress evolved in response to political, economic, industrial, and technological developments; empire and immigration; shifts in gender and class formations; and popular culture
  • The depiction of clothing and textiles in painting and portraiture

Prior to beginning her doctoral studies in 2010, Jennifer enjoyed a successful 26-year career in international collaborative projects with an emphasis on marketing, branding, and global communications in multi-national corporations as well as fashion houses in New York including Donna Karan.

Jennifer has held many senior positions within various multi-national corporations in Europe, Asia, and North America, which demanded historical and contemporary research skills coupled with management of people and projects across international lines.

Jennifer is a trained milliner, who managed her own couture hat and headpiece design studio in London. She is a team player as well as an independent thinker, who thrives on projects that include complex financial, management, cultural, and linguistic challenges.


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