The shareholders of French luxury conglomerate Kering, which includes luxury fashion brands like Gucci, Bottega Veneta, Alexander McQueen, Yves Saint Laurent and Balenciaga, have approved the appointment of actor Emma Watson as director during their annual general meeting on 16th June 2020. They also […]

Cole Haan has made an addition to its leadership team. The company named Andrew Rudolph as senior vice president of North American wholesale sales. Rudolph joins the brand from Adidas Group, where he served as vice president of wholesale sales USA. He had been with Adidas since 1995 and held a number […]

Canada Goose has announced the appointments of Carrie Baker as president of its North American business and Kara MacKillop as chief of staff and executive vice president of people and culture. Baker joined the company in 2012 and previously served as executive vice president, chief of staff and chief […]

The New Guards Group, owned by British online fashion retailer Farfetch, has appointed Cristiano Fagnani as its first chief marketing officer, calling it “an important step toward the group's new structure aimed at additional opportunities and continued growth”. Fagnani is an industry veteran with more […]

Darren Walker has been nominated as an independent director for the Ralph Lauren board. His election will take place at the company's 2020 annual stockholder meeting on July 30. Ralph Lauren also announced that Joyce F. Brown and Robert C. Wright will not stand for reelection for their terms, ending […]

LVMH-owned luxury French fashion house Givenchy has announced that Matthew M. Williams, the founder of luxury streetwear-inspired label 1017 ALYX 9SM, is the brand’s new creative director. This appointment marks Williams first major creative director role and will see the American designer succeeding […]

Tom Murry, former CEO of Calvin Klein, is returning to the C-suite joining the namesake brand of Colombo-Venezuelan fashion designer, Raul Peñaranda. Murry is lending his considerable leadership and business skills to Raul Peñaranda LLC coming on board as Chief Executive Officer. The company will still […]

U.S. Harper’s Bazaar has appointed Samira Nasr as its new Editor in Chief. Nasr is the Hearst-owned publication’s first black editor in the magazine’s 153-year history. Nasr comes from Vanity Fair where she held the role of Executive Fashion Director and will be overseeing the style monthly’s print […]

As media companies continue to be called out for their lack of diversity, lifestyle website Man Repeller has found itself in hot water over its lack of diversity and its response to the civil rights issues and protests going on around the United States today. As a result, Man Repeller founder Leandra […]

Shelley Milano has joined the J.Jill board of directors, effective immediately. Milano is currently executive vice president and chief human resources officer for L Brands. “I recognize that J.Jill occupies an important place in the market and serves an important role in its customers’ lives," Milano […]

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