Samata appointed new CEO of Red Carpet Green Dress

18th November 2019, Los Angeles – Red Carpet Green Dress LLC today confirmed that Samata has been appointed as CEO

As CEO, Samata’s vision for Red Carpet Green Dress focuses on the organisation’s longstanding exclusive partnership with The Academy, ongoing eco-collaborations creating accessible sustainable products for the global fashion industry with impact brands, sustainable retail, education with a focus on GenX, the creation of educational and entertaining digital content, alongside the expansion of RCGD’s global presence with a focus on emerging markets and manufacturing.

Suzy Amis Cameron, Founder of Red Carpet Green Dress comments: “Samata’s appointment as CEO of Red Carpet Green Dress LLC is the natural next step for what has been a successful 8 years steering Red Carpet Green Dress. Whilst creating brand partnerships with the likes of TESLA, Vivienne Westwood, Louis Vuitton and Swarovski, she has successfully ensured that the organisation remains both relevant and innovative. Samata has a strong  focus and recognises the increasing importance of innovation and collaboration in the sustainable fashion field, She will continue to drive the development of compelling collaborations and solutions for a more sustainable future, which meet the evolving needs of our partners and supporters globally.”

Samata’s career has spanned more than 15 years in fashion and media – from garment design and manufacturing to magazine editing and PR. She joined Red Carpet Green Dress initially as the campaign’s contest winner in 2011 before progressing to Campaign Director and then most recently Vice President. Her expertise in eco-design solutions and business has been called upon by sitting Prime Ministers and business leaders, alongside notable industry summits summits and platforms including ITV News, SXSW Eco, Copenhagen Fashion Summit, U.S Department of State Bureau of International Information Programs, Fashion Institute of Technology in New York, Central St Martins (London), Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (LA), and Berkeley (NYC). Engaging with fashion design students and aspiring fashion entrepreneurs, Cambridge-born Samata creates content about sustainable business for platforms such as The Guardian, Huffington Post and VOGUE. A published author (Bloomsbury), before winning the design contest for Red Carpet Green Dress, Samata was an award-winning womenswear designer.

Samata, CEO of Red Carpet Green Dress LLC, comments: “Red Carpet Green Dress is global change-making organisation from ‘moment’ to movement, bringing sustainable design to the forefront of conversation and action within the fashion industry. I am delighted to lead the dynamic and innovative Red Carpet Green Dress team in line with our founder Suzy Amis Cameron’s ambitious vision, playing a key role in shifting the global conversation on sustainable design within the fashion, media and entertainment industry. Together with our partners and supporters – old and new – we will also continue to work with a diverse and inclusive range of talent to ensure that we remain inspiring and reflect the world around us as accurately as possible.”

RCGD 2019: Celebrating A Decade Of Sustainable Fashion On The Red Carpet

Celebrating 10 years of sustainable fashion, author, actor and environmental advocate Suzy Amis Cameron hosted her annual Red Carpet Green Dress (RCGD) Pre-Oscars Celebration in partnership with TESLA, Absolut Elyx, AMUR and AKA West Hollywood at the Albright Fashion Library in Beverly Hills.

RCGD 2019: Celebrating A Decade Of Sustainable Fashion On The Red Carpet from Suzy Amis Cameron on Vimeo.

RCGD X AMUR in Bloomingdales

The AMUR X RCGD Capsule collection is available in Bloomingdales. Samata is pictured wearing pieces from the collaboration. Amur believes nature is the ultimate luxury. The interplay between creativity and the environment is essential to the brands worldview.

Photo credit: Jose Perez

The AMUR x RCGD collection is comprised of nine styles which include separates as well as dresses all made from sustainably sourced materials. Notable fabrics include GOTS certified organic cotton, regenerated duchess satin made from New Life, a yarn spun from recycled post-consumer bottles, Asahi Kasai cupro, a Japanese fiber that is made from cotton linter which is waste from cotton production and a Viscose Linen blend, responsibly sourced and FSC certified. Shop the collection here and look out for the AMUR X RCGD tag!

10 Years of Red Carpet Green Dress

 

 

FOUNDER OF RED CARPET GREEN DRESS, SUZY AMIS CAMERON, HONOURED THIS EVENING BY MAISON-DE- MODE.COM & PERRIER- JOUËT AS THEY CELEBRATE SUSTAINABLE STYLE

LOS ANGELES, CALIF. (MARCH 3, 2018) — Suzy Amis Cameron, founder of the ethical fashion initiative Red Carpet Green Dress (RCGD), was honored this evening by MAISON-DE-MODE.COM at the first annual gala at the “Celebrate Sustainable Style” event held at The Sunset Tower.

Many celebrities and industry executives came out to support Amis Cameron including her husband director James Cameron, Amanda Hearst, Hassan Pierre, Elon Musk, Maye Musk, Paris Hilton, Chris Zylka, Angela Bassett, Nadja Swarovski, Rosario Dawson, Jaime King, Zac Posen, Lydia Hearst, Chris Hardwick, Madelaine Petsch, Nathan Jendens, Ginta Lapina, Kathy Hilton, Rick Hilton, Anne Hearst McInerney, Priyanka Bose, and many more.

Photo credit Brandon Hickman and BFA Marc Patrick

Read more…

THE STARS COME TOGETHER IN THE NAME OF SUSTAINABILITY FOR SUZY AMIS CAMERON’S 9TH ANNUAL RED CARPET GREEN DRESS PRE-OSCARS CELEBRATION

LOS ANGELES, CALIF. (March 1, 2018)— In anticipation of the 90th Academy Awards® airing on Sunday, March 4 on ABC, last night nearly 200 people gathered together in support of Suzy Amis Cameron’s 9th Annual Red Carpet Green Dress (RCGD) campaign. The celebration was held in the Hollywood Hills at the private residence of Jonas Tahlin, CEO of Absolut Elyx and in attendance were Rila Fukushima, Ashlan Cousteau, T.J. Slaughter, last year’s partner Priyanka Bose, among many others. The intimate event generated awareness towards sustainable living and raised funds to benefit MUSE School CA, an environmental non-profit educational organization Amis Cameron founded in Calabasas, Calif., with her sister Rebecca Amis.

 
Guests enjoyed plant-based appetizers and sipped on Absolut Elyx vodka specialty cocktails in their copper cups while embracing the view of the Hollywood skyline. A warm welcome was given by Samata Pattinson, Global Campaign Manager of RCGD and introduced the organization’s founder and environmental activist Suzy Amis Cameron, who shared her heart behind the organization and the importance of sustainable living.



Jeff King, Head of MUSE School CA, and Rebecca Amis, co-founder of MUSE, took time to talk about the impact of educational organization on the future generations, while students shared their powerful and personal experiences about the eco-friendly school and how they are embracing the lifestyle outside the school walls.
  Read more…

Red Carpet Green Dress for Oscars 2017

IMG_2443