Washington, D.C. Washington Wizards guard John Wall has partnered with Sean John to outfit four high school seniors from Eleanor Roosevelt Senior High School with tuxedos for their prom which will take place on May 22.
The participating students are part of Future Leaders & Young Entrepreneurs organization (FLYE). FLYE is a nonprofit organization that is equipping local minority males with the knowledge, skills and abilities to succeed in any area of life through impactful programs. Sean John worked with an experience stylist and tailor in creating the “ultimate” Prom fitting experience for these exceptional young students as they make their way into college and manhood.
Due to the Wizards playoff schedule, Wall will not be in attendance.
The fittings took place on Tuesday, May 12 at 4:30 pm at the W hotel.
ABOUT SEAN JOHN
Sean John, a privately held company, was created by music icon Sean “Diddy” Combs and made its fashion debut with a men’s sportswear collection for the spring 1999 season. In 2004, Sean “Diddy” Combs for Sean John was honored by the Council of Fashion Designers of America as Men’s Wear Designer of the Year. With annual retail sales in the United States of over $525 million, Sean John remains one of the most impressive full lifestyle brands in the U.S. and around the world.
In May 2010, Sean John signed a deal with Macy’s to be the exclusive U.S. department store retailer for the Sean John men’s sportswear collection beginning in Holiday 2010. The Sean John product is available online at macys.com and in over 400 Macy’s stores across the country, with additional doors to be added in the years ahead. Learn more at www.seanjohn.com