Comings and Goings

New York Observer Taps New Editor in Chief

Aaron Gell is being replaced by longtime journalist and political insider Ken Kurson.

- January 4, 2013

Leonard Appoints Commercial Director

Pietro Borsotti will oversee the brand’s expansion in Asia and the Middle East.

- January 4, 2013

Paul & Shark Names Sales Director

Christian Brandonisio was formerly sales director for John Varvatos.

- January 3, 2013

Steve Birkhold Named Bebe Stores CEO

Founder Manny Mashouf shifts to non-executive chairman.

- January 3, 2013

Andy Mooney Named Quiksilver CEO

He succeeds the outdoor action sports company's cofounder Bob McKnight, 59, who has been named executive chairman.

- January 3, 2013

Isaia Adds to Sales and Marketing Teams

The luxury men’s wear brand has hired Sarrah Candee in the new role of director of marketing and public relations.

- January 2, 2013

Former Jones Exec Joins Nygård

As director of design for bottoms, Felicia Jackson will focus on the Peter Nygård brand.

- December 28, 2012

Current, Elliott Exit Namesake Label

The two provided no reason for their departure but maintained they will continue to work together outside of the framework of Current/Elliott.

- December 21, 2012

Hearst Names Creative Chief

Neeraj Khemlani has been tapped as senior vice president and chief creative officer, a new post.

- December 21, 2012

Bottega Veneta Makes Communications Hires

Billy Daley was named worldwide director of advertising and digital media; Josh Gaynor changes roles.

- December 20, 2012

LVMH Taps Pauline Brown

She will serve as chairman of its North American arm, LVMH Inc.

- December 20, 2012

Fragments Promotes Robert Goldfarb

The retail veteran looks to implement a new growth plan for the retailer.

- December 19, 2012

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