VOTE NOW: Rivet 50 – The Top Influential Denim Experts

We are very pleased that three members of our BLUEZONE family have received nominations for the RIVET 50: Sebastian Klinder, Lucie Germser and Panos Sofianos. Vote here now!

BLUEZONE initiator Sebastian Klinder has been nominated as one of the 100 nominees in the running to gain a coveted spot on the Rivet 50 – the top fifty influential people in denim for 2020. As managing director of the International Denim Trade Fair BLUEZONE as well as MUNICH FABRIC START, Sebastian’s dedication and influence is shown in developing the future-orientated platform for the denim industry as well as for the textile industry.

Also Panos Sofianos, curator and creative director at BLUEZONE, and denim designer and BLUEZONE influencer Lucie Germser are among the nominees for the coveted award for 2020. Our entire team at BLUEZONE and MUNICH FABRIC START are grateful to play a leading role in growing and cultivating a strong denim community.

What is Rivet 50?

Rivet’s Influential 50 is an index of the most creative and forward-thinking leaders driving the global jeanswear industry. The Rivet 50 represent the upward direction the industry strives for with each new collection, innovation and technology. And during the COVID-19 time, this year many of the nominees also stand for goodwill and community service.


Voting ends June 12th 2020