Emmerich, in which the second element, ric, meaning "power". The first element ermen meaning "whole, universal". A relative of Ermenrich, "work, labor".
-Emmerich NY is a New York based womenswear and accessory brand founded in 2009, by Korina Emmerich.
-Emmerich, born and raised in the Pacific Northwest aquired her Bachelor's degree in Fashion from The Art Institute of Portland.
-Chosen as one of six in her graduating class, Emmerich showed her first collection at Portland Fashion Week in 2007.
-In 2009, Emmerich moved to New York to launch her brand.
-In 2014 Emmerich was approached to compete on Project Runway's season 13.
-She debuted her Spring Summer 2015 collection at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week.
-After her debut she was picked up by Brand Assembly and currently has a rack at Lord & Taylor
-Emmerich explains that each collection is inspired by 3 major elements: A musical genre, an art form and a cultural tradition. Stemming from her musical, fine arts and American Indian background.