The board of directors of VF Corporation has elected Silicon Valley venture capitalist Veronica Wu as a Director, effective March 12, 2019. Wu, the company said, will serve on the finance and nominating & governance committees of VF’s board of directors. “We’re pleased to welcome Veronica to VF’s board […]

The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) will meet next Tuesday to decide if Tom Ford will succeed Diane von Furstenberg as chairman of the organization, reports WWD, quoting sources familiar with the matter. The CFDA declined to comment. Brussels-born designer Diane von Furstenberg, best […]

Hunter has announced the appointment of Mark Reed as its new chief financial officer, effective immediately. The British rain boot company has been strengthening its senior leadership team over the last year, with the recent appointments of Lizzie Samuels and Roope Karmavuo as Director of Merchandising […]

British heritage brand Belstaff has named former Topshop executive Sheena Sauvaire as its new chief marketing officer. Sauvaire, who was previously global marketing and communications director at Topshop, joins Belstaff as part of the executive team reporting to chief executive, Helen Wright. In her […]

HanesBrands’s board of directors has approved the appointment of Ronald L. Nelson as Chairman of the board effective April 23, 2019, subject to his re-election at the company’s annual shareholder meeting to be held that day. The company said, Nelson would succeed Richard A. Noll, who is not seeking […]

French fashion house Paule Ka has appointed Maxime Simoëns as its new artistic director with the goal of developing and enriching the brand’s French “stylistic vocabulary”. Simoëns joins the contemporary label from Azzaro, where he served as the brand’s artistic director, overseeing the ready-to-wear […] has appointed Phil Branston as its new chief financial officer and member of its executive team. Branston joins Notonthehighstreet from online food delivery company, Just Eat, and he will be responsible for leading and developing a “high performing finance team focussed on scaling […]

Marino Edelmann will be taking on the position of Managing Brand Director at Strellson in the fall of 2019. The company announced through a statement that with this appointment, the Holy Fashion Group is strengthening Strellson as a menswear brand and broadening its focus on the casual segments. Edelmann, […]

Mother-daughter fashion brand Bonpoint has a new artistic director. French designer Anne Valérie Hash has been appointed the brand's artistic director. She succeeds Christine Innamorata, who has held the role since 2006. The news was first reported by Fashion Network. Hash is a graduate of the prestigious […]

Scottish footwear brand Schuh has announced that its buying chief David Spencer has stepped down with immediate effect after 21 years at the company. Spencer joined the Edinburgh-based company as Men’s Buyer before being promoted to his current role in 2008. In 2011, Spencer took on additional marketing […]

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