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consultant , writer , Fashion specialist

Priscilla Hecht Grumet, American fashion specialist, consultant, writer. Public relations director, Atlanta Jewish Home Auxiliary, 1986-1989, 90-95; admissions advisor, Stephens College, since 1979. Member Fashion Group, Inc., Women in Communications, National Council Jewish Women, Atlanta Press Club, Buckhead Business Association, Temple Sisterhood (speaker, special events committee since 1983).

Background

Grumet, Priscilla Hecht was born on May 11, 1943 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Lewis Maxwell and Helen Ruth (Miller) Hecht.

Education

Associate of Arts, Stephens College, 1963;student, Georgia State College, 1983-1985.

Career

Buyer Rich's Department Store, Atlanta, 1963-1968. Instructor fashion retail Fashion Institute American, 1968-1971. President, lecturer, consultant Personally Priscilla Personal Shopping Service, since 1971.

Retail and customer service consultant By Priscilla Grumet, since 1989. Instructor Cont. Education Program Emory University, since 1976. Fashion merchant coordinator Park Place Shopping Center, 1979-1983.

Writer Altanta Business Magazine, since 1984. Consultant, buyer Greers-Regensteins Store, Atlanta, 1986-1987. Writer Atlanta Magazine, since 1994.

Owner antiques business Personally, Priscilla, since 2004. Guest lecturer Fashion Group of America, Rancho La Puerta Resort, Tecate, Mexico, since 1985. Business consultant Atlanta Apparel Mart, since 1992.

Advisory board Bauder Fashion Colonel, since 1986, Atlanta Apparel Mart, since 1992. Fashion panel judge Weight Watchers International, 1981. Columnist Marquee magazine, Atlanta, since 1992.

Lecturer on customer service Rhodes Furniture, Marriott Corporation, Southern Bell, Lady Love Cosmetics, Atlanta Retail Stores, others, since 1994. Presenter professional seminars on business etiquette, since 1996. Lecturer on professional etiquette corporations.

Special events planner, Fusebox Restaurant, Atlanta, 2000, Emory University Continuing Education program, since 1996. Panel leader Americasmart, Atlanta. Owner Personally Priscilla Antique Shop, Buckhead, Atlanta, since 2004.

Speaker in field.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: How to Dress Well, 1981. Reporter Women's Wear Daily, 1976-1990. Columnist Atlanta Scene Magazine.

      Contributor articles to magazines and publications including Atlanta, Seventeen, National Jeweler's (Editor's Choice award The The National Library of Poetry 1995), The Old Farmer's Almanac, Business Seminars Professional Etiquette, Performance Plus, since 1996.

Membership

Public relations director, Atlanta Jewish Home Auxiliary, 1986-1989, 90-95. Admissions advisor, Stephens College, since 1979. Member Fashion Group, Inc., Women in Communications, National Council Jewish Women, Atlanta Press Club, Buckhead Business Association, Temple Sisterhood (speaker, special events committee since 1983).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: antiques, aerobics.

Connections

Married Ross Frederick Grumet, February 24, 1968. 1 child, Auden Lewis.

father:
Lewis Maxwell Hecht

mother:
Helen Ruth (Miller) Hecht

spouse:
Ross Frederick Grumet

child:
Auden Lewis Grumet