Billabong International has said that Sally Pitkin has intimated the company that, in order to dedicate time to her recent appointment as a member of the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility, she will be retiring as a Director of the company effective August 15, 2016. Pitkin served Billabong for […]

In another major turn of events in the fashion world, Peter Copping, Creative Director of Oscar de la Renta has announced his departure in less than two years with the company. “We have always been in the business of creating beautiful clothes,” said Alex Bolen, CEO of Oscar de la Renta, adding, “And […]

Coach has announced the appointment of Wendy Kahn, as Chief Executive Officer and Brand President – Stuart Weitzman, effective September 13, 2016. Kahn will succeed Wayne Kulkin, the brand’s current CEO, who will now become a consultant to Coach. “Wendy’s success in developing global luxury brands and […]

Burberry has announced new leadership roles for its senior team. The move, Burberry said, are part of the ongoing business review that is targeting future growth opportunities in retail, product and digital enabled by changes to ways of working. Christopher Bailey will now take on the new role of President […]

Valentino has officially announced the departure of co-creative director Maria Grazia Chiuri. Media reports suggest that Chiuri is all set to start a new chapter in her career at Christian Dior as its new Creative Director, after Raf Simons quit the company last year. “After 25 years of creative partnership […]

On Thursday, Nike, the global leader in the athletic gear segment officially announced departure of the company’s Co-Founder and Chairman Phil Knight. Nike’s CEO Mark Parker has taken over the Chairman’s role from Knight. The company also announced that Apple CEO Tim Cook has now become the Lead Independent […]

Crocs has announced that Jeff Lasher, senior vice president and chief financial officer, is leaving the company to pursue other interests. Lasher, who joined Crocs in 2009 and was named chief financial officer in 2011, will remain with the company through early November. He plans to join West Marine, […]

German fashion label Hugo Boss is set to bid its current Chief Executive Officer, Claus-Dietrich Lahrs, farewell. The current CEO reportedly requested his exit, which was approved through a mutual agreement with the managing board today, effective as of February 29, 2016 according to a company press […]

Raf Simons sudden departure from Christian Dior last year left everyone in the industry wondering what the Belgian designer will do next. Known for his unique vision and talent, he transformed the Parisian luxury house and has left a profound impact on each fashion house he worked for. As the industry […]

Alexander Wang, Creative Director of his eponymous has decided to take over daily responsibilities as CEO and Chairman of the company, from his mother Yin Wang and sister-in-law Aimie Wang, effective immediately. Wang thanked Ying Wang and Aimie Wang for their tireless efforts toward building the business. […]

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