Comings and Goings

Karstadt Interim CEO Steps Down

Speculation and uncertainty continue to mount on the heels of last week’s takeover of the struggling department store group by Austrian investor Signa.

- August 19, 2014

Firmenich Names New CEO

Gilbert Ghostine succeeds Patrick Firmenich, who becomes vice chairman of the board.

- August 19, 2014

Julian Geiger Returns as Aéropostale's CEO

Geiger, who led the retailer through an enormous growth period, has rejoined the company to right the ship. He succeeds Thomas P. Johnson.

- August 19, 2014

Simon Collins, Dean of the School of Fashion at Parsons, to Exit

He plans to give up his post at the end of the year to focus on his global practice of advising companies, institutions and governments about design.

- August 18, 2014

Tony Assorgi Joins Buffalo in Men's Post

Former Li & Fung executive has held posts at Marc Ecko Enterprises and Tommy Hilfiger.

- August 15, 2014

American Apparel Appoints Laura A. Lee to Board

The company now has a seven-member board in place.

- August 13, 2014

Jan Clevenger Moves Up Belk Ranks

She has been promoted to executive vice president and general merchandising manager of men’s, home and kids.

- August 13, 2014

Michele Promaulayko Tapped to Head Yahoo Health

While editor in chief at Women’s Health, Promaulayko saw the title grow in circulation and ad revenue.

- August 13, 2014

Alexandra Wilkis Wilson Named Glamsquad CEO

The on-demand beauty service app delivers at-home beauty services by experienced stylists.

- August 12, 2014

Sears Taps Alasdair James for Kmart

As president and chief member officer, he will be responsible for the chain’s format strategy and profit and loss.

- August 11, 2014

Anthony Romano Named CEO of Destination Maternity

Ed Krell leaves firm after 12-year tenure.

- August 11, 2014

Mark Weber Joins M3/Relativity as Adviser

The new role will be separate from Weber’s positions as ceo of LVMH Inc./USA and chairman and ceo of Donna Karan International, which he will maintain.

- August 11, 2014

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