Legendary shoe designer and fashion icon Jimmy Choo will visit New Zealand on Thursday 22nd October 2015 as a special guest of Remix Magazine. Professor Jimmy Choo will make his first official visit to New Zealand on October 22nd for a series of events, during which he will engage with the local fashion industry and VIP guests. 'I am very excited to come to New Zealand on my first official visit with Remix Magazine,' says Professor Choo. 'I look forward to experiencing the culture, talent and fashion New Zealand has to offer, and meeting some of your most promising emerging designers during my time there.' Professor Jimmy Choo is the founder and former designer for fashion brand Jimmy Choo, hailed globally as one of the most prestigious shoe brands in history, which also has lines of accessories and fragrances. He is also now an official ambassador for Tourism Malaysia. “It’s a huge honour to be bringing Jimmy Choo to New Zealand,” says Remix Magazine CEO and publisher, Tim Phin. 'Professor Choo has always wanted to visit New Zealand and has a real passion for supporting local and emerging talent, as does Remix Magazine. Having him here is an opportunity to expose him to our culture and our talented designers and create a lasting partnership, one that we hope will have a positive impact on the industry here.'