CFDA

August 2017

 

"When I say something I mean it, and I support my words with actions. Mission is testament to that."

 

Coveteur

August 2017

 

"“Disruptive” and “disruptors” are labels that fashion marketers love to throw around. Take a quick peep around the internet and you’ll probably find it on a magazine cover or five, and as language in multiple campaigns. Like “authentic,”it’s one of those terms that loses its meaning when, well, everyone is a disruptor—let’s face it, to actually be one, you need to be an anomaly. Which is exactly what Karina Givargisoff is."

 
 

The daily front row

June 2017

 

“Going to the Women in The World Summit in April 2016 was a very powerful experience for me." 

Women's wear daily

June 2017

 

"Dogged as she was in starting the nonprofit and executing the concept, Givargisoff said for the next environment-focused issue she will be chasing technology companies to engage readers and aims to start a TED-type talk series this fall with online video seminars and podcasts, too."

Fashion Week Daily

January 2017

 

"A chic set, including Laura Brown, Leandra Medine, Malcom Carfrae, Pippa Cohen, Simon Collins, etc., joined Mission Magazine at the Top of The Standard for the launch of its first issue, which is dedicated to women of empowerment."

Departures

December 2016

 

"Feel Good Fashion. The first of its kind: a nonprofit fashion magazine. Mission, launching in April, will publish biannual issues solely devoted to—and benefiting—charitable causes."

 

Huffington Post

January 2017

"On Tuesday, Mission Magazine launched their first issue, aptly themed "Women of Empowerment" at the cities iconic Top of The Standard."

Women's Wear Daily

January 2017

 

"A fashionable group came to celebrate Karina Givargisoff, who's launching the first cause tied to her philanthropic fashion magazine, Mission. The party, which functioned as a fund-raiser for the nonprofit initiative, also served to host to a Paddle 8 auction of artwork donated by artists such as Annie Leibovitz, Mary McCartney, and Sophie Elgort."

Huffington Post

October 2016

 

"A Breast Cancer Survivor Inspires the First Fashion Nonprofit Magazine: For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I sat down with Karina to discuss the inspiration behind Mission and what we can expect from the first issue launching next spring."

Fashion Week Daily

September 2016

 

"It’s a risky time to start a new magazine, but industry vet Karina Givargisoff is on a mission with the upcoming launch of Mission, a new fashion magazine coming in 2017, which is totally philanthropic. We had some questions!"

My Social Good News

September 2016

 

"Renowned international stylist Karina Givargisoff announces the first-ever non-profit fashion media brand."

My Brother Bob

September 2016

 

"My Brother Bob is proud to be a part of Mission Magazine, the first philanthropic media brand. The fashion industry is often accused of being a bit shallow... spending thousands on a designer dress isn't going to help save the world... but Mission Magazine is flipping this on it's head."

Women's Wear Daily

September 2016

 

"Timed for International Women's Day, the first issue [of Mission Magazine is set to launch March 8th and] will be about women's empowerment. Mission is a digital-focused philanthropic fashion media brand that will also have biannual fashion magazine."