Dougherty’s career in fashion began as a traveling wholesale representative for Nicole Miller almost 30 years ago. Her most recent endeavor with Mary K. Dougherty & Associates has produced a number of high-profile events to benefit Nicole Miller Philadelphia, the Philadelphia fashion industry, and numerous philanthropic efforts.
As her businesses have expanded, Mary has secured her reputation as a trailblazer in the City of Philadelphia. As an exceptional businesswoman and community leader in the city of Philadelphia, she has been named one of "Pennsylvania's 50 Most Successful Business Women" by Business Journal Magazine, one of the "Top 50 Women to Watch" by Business Philadelphia Magazine, and most recently named one of the "Top 25 Most Fashionable Philadelphians" by the Philadelphia Inquirer.
Mary is a dedicated wife, mother of three boys and respected mentor within the Philadelphia community.