The Apparel News Group, owned by TLM Publishing Inc., has been in business since 1945, producing a website and a range of publications that report on the largest apparel center in the country. It is a privately held company headed by owner Terry L. Martinez. CEO/Publisher Martinez leads a management staff with combined experience of more than a century in publishing and the apparel and related industries. The company is noted for its full-spectrum customer service, including the ability to create advertisements and other collateral material, special supplements, and innovative marketing concepts, on a fast-turn basis. It has been a front-runner in covering Los Angeles Fashion Week; supporting industry-specific organizations such as the California Fashion Association, Fashion Business Inc., and the Textile Association of Los Angeles; and sponsoring such events as Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at Smashbox Studios and the L.A. Fashion Awards.