Zac Posen debuted his ready-to-wear collection in February 2002 in New York City. Zac Posen is now a global luxury lifestyle brand that includes his main collection, Zac Posen, as well as the Z Spoke by Zac Posen Collection. Born in October 1980, Zac Posen was raised in lower Manhattan, the son of Stephen Posen, an artist, and Susan Posen, a corporate lawyer. At age fourteen he attended the pre-college program at Parson’s School of Design and at eighteen he was accepted into the womenswear degree program at London’s Central Saint Martins University. During his tenure in London, Posen continued to develop and perfect the demanding craftsmanship and vision for which he is now known. His collections are found in top retailers all over the world including Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Harvey Nichols, Holt Renfrew and Vakko.