Pentland Brands has announced a reshuffle in its executive team which it hopes will “help drive the international growth of its portfolio of sports, outdoor and active brands.” Richard Newcombe [pictured left], currently president of the British retailer’s footwear division, will retain his current […]

Eugenio Manghi has joined Italian luxury footwear label Giussepe Zanotti as its new chief executive officer. Manghi has 20 years of experience as a manager in the fashion industry and will take the place of its former CEO, Nicola Brandolese. Brandolese recently left the shoe label for Net-A-Porter. […]

Caleres has announced that Angela Bass will join the company as Chief Human Resources Officer on September 23, 2019. Bass will be a member of the company’s leadership team and replaces Doug Koch, who will transition to a new role as Senior Vice President, Strategic Projects. Bass, the company said in […]

Macy’s, Inc. has announced that Marla and Barry Beck, founders of Bluemercury, Inc. and creators of M-61 Skincare and Lune+Aster Cosmetics, will transition from the company. The company said, Barry Beck, Bluemercury’s chief operating officer, will step down effective September 20, 2019, to pursue a […]

Vetements co-founder and creative director Demna Gvasalia is stepping down from his position at the brand “to pursue new ventures.” The thirty eight-year-old founded the Zurich-based streetwear brand with his brother, Guram Gvasalia, in 2014. It is understood that Gvasalia will continue his work as […]

If you could receive career advice from anyone in the world, who would you choose? In the fashion industry, Vogue’s editor-in-chief Anna Wintour would definitely be among the most cited names. At the helm of the influential magazine for over 30 years, Wintour has established herself as an icon of business […]

Wolverine World Wide, Inc. has appointed Chris Hufnagel as Global Brand President of Merrell, the largest brand within its portfolio. The company said in a statement that a 10-year veteran of Wolverine, Hufnagel most recently served as global brand president of Cat Footwear. In his new role, Hufnagel […]

Yoox Net-a-Porter (YNAP) has named Nicola Brandolese their new managing director. Brandolese will report directly to the company’s luxury division president Alison Loehnis. Brandolese will be joining YNAP from Giuseppe Zanotti, where he served as CEO. In his new role, the executive will be responsible […]

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. has announced that Colin Dougherty, a senior executive with more than 25 years of finance experience, will join the company on September 23 as Senior Vice President, finance, reporting to Bill Wafford, Chief Financial Officer. The company said, Dougherty will be responsible […]

Marc Cain has announced that as of September 2019, the company has appointed Marcus Breyer as new member of management board and as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). The company said in a statement that Breyer is taking over the position as head of the department of finance, HR and IT, which were preciously […]

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