Comings and Goings

Gant Names Christopher Bastin Creative Director

The Sweden-based label has promoted the designer, expanding his oversight from the younger Gant Rugger line he currently designs.

- July 9, 2012

Brioni Names Brendan Mullane Creative Director

The British designer’s first collection for the Italian men’s wear brand will bow for fall 2013.

- July 9, 2012

Li Ning CEO Out, New Plan Formed

The sports brand laid out a multiyear plan to boost its performance that started out with a big change at the top.

- July 5, 2012

Neil Davis Named Francesca’s President

Francesca’s Holdings Corp. named Neill Davis, the former finance chief at The Men’s Warehouse Inc., to the newly created position of president.

- July 2, 2012

Marc Lelandais Joins Vivarte

The executive formerly ran Lancel.

- July 2, 2012

Richard Beckman Said Out

He has been pushed out of Prometheus Global Media after two and a half years as ceo, several sources said.

- June 29, 2012

Kay Unger Exits Post at Namesake Brand

She is leaving the company to focus on philanthropy and other creative endeavors.

- June 29, 2012

PacSun Names Shefali Khanna VP of Women’s Merchandising

She was most recently a divisional merchandise manager for Free People at Urban Outfitters Inc.

- June 28, 2012

Hedi Slimane Names New U.S. Press Director for YSL

Max Vallot was previously the marketing director at BLK DNM.

- June 28, 2012

Laura Weil Joins New York & Co.

Weil, who has been an executive consultant for the firm since Feb. 1, will continue to report to Greg Scott, chief executive officer.

- June 28, 2012

Edmundo Castillo Names Blanche Napoleon

As president of global sales, he will be responsible for overseeing management, sales and marketing, merchandising and product development.

- June 28, 2012

Beth Cohn Tapped by Vince

She will be responsible for overseeing all retail operations and expansion plans for the contemporary brand.

- June 28, 2012

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