Our Legacy

A Legacy of Professional Growth through Community

AICI was founded in the United States in 1990 as the result of a merger of the East Coast-based Association of Fashion and Image Consultants and the West Coast-based Association of Image Consultants.AICI’s membership is growing rapidly, with approximately 1,000 members worldwide.The membership represents over 40 countries. Chapters are located throughout North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia.AICI fosters a sense of community within its membership through its weekly Member Minute, our quarterly AICI Connections online newsletter, Image Update Magazine, Annual Conference and local chapter events. AICI assists members in building their businesses by continually upgrading the resources, development tools, and technical knowledge that are essential to effective self-presentation and communication. As a Continuing Education Units (CEU) sponsor, AICI offers approved, ongoing educational programs and continuing professional development in conjunction with its Annual Conference and other regional programs worldwide.