Comings and Goings
Elizabeth Smith, president of Avon Products Inc., is stepping down Oct. 30 to pursue a job as a chief executive officer.
- September 17, 2009
Tommy Fazio, men's fashion director of Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman, will be leaving the retailer to become president of men's label Spurr.
- September 16, 2009
Thomas George joins the company.
- September 11, 2009
COO David Weinberg to take on additional responsibilities.
- September 9, 2009
Jocelyn Yap, president of Issey Miyake USA, is leaving the company after 13 years and will be succeeded by Yukio Anri Ito.
- September 4, 2009
Coach Inc. said Monday that its board of directors had approved a contract extension for chairman and chief executive officer Lew Frankfort.
- August 10, 2009
Steven Pleshette Murphy, president and chief executive of Rodale, is stepping down after nine years at the company.
- July 30, 2009
Jerome Jessup found a new home at Coldwater Creek Inc., where he will be executive vice president and creative director as of Aug. 3.
- July 23, 2009
Ken C. Hicks has resigned as president and chief merchandising officer of J.C. Penney to become president and chief executive officer of Foot Locker.
- June 25, 2009
Lead director Starrett to serve as non-executive chairman.
- June 17, 2009
Retail veteran Marty Wikstrom will oversee Richemont’s Chloe, Azzedine Alaia, Alfred Dunhill, Lancel and Shanghai Tang businesses.
- May 29, 2009
Roger & Gallet executive Christophe Mélard will join Gucci-owned footwear brand Sergio Rossi.
- May 25, 2009