As the Boardriders Inc. prepares to takeover Billabong International Limited today, it has announced changes to its top leadership team. After tragic disappearance of ex-CEO Pierre Agnès at sea in February, Dave Tanner stepped into the position. The company has now announced that the following appointments […]

Ahead of its takeover by Richemont Group, the board of directors of Yoox Net-A-Porter Group S.P.A. appointed Federico Marchetti as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the company and Stefano Valerio as Vice Chairman of the company, granting them the requisite powers. Marchetti was also named Executive […]

Columbia Sportswear Company has announced the appointment of Snow Burns to serve as Global Vice President of Marketing for the Mountain Hardwear brand, effective April 16, 2018. Commenting on Burn’s appointment, Mountain Hardwear President Joe Vernachio, to whom she will report, said in a statement: […]

Menswear brand J. Hilburn just announced the appointment of a new chief executive officer. Effective Monday, April 23, Andy Janowski will take over the role to help grow the brand and help build its strategy moving forward. Previously, Janowski served the role of executive chairman on the board of directors […]

Just after three months into the position, John Targon, creative contemporary director at Marc Jacobs has decided to call it quits. Confirming the development, spokesperson from LVMH Group, owner of the brand, told FashionUnited: “John Targon is a talented designer and we appreciate the work he has […]

The Board of Directors of Salvatore Ferragamo S.p.A., parent company of the Salvatore Ferragamo Group, just made an important change. The group just appointed Ferruccio Ferragamo as executive chairman and James Ferragamo as vice chairman. In this appointment made by the Annual General Meeting, the Chairman […]

Myer Holdings Limited has appointed John King as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director. Commenting on King’s appointment, Myer Executive Chairman, Garry Hounsell said in a statement: “John brings over thirty years of highly relevant retail experience across department stores, specialty retailing, […]

Burberry has appointed Gavin Haig as the company’s Chief Commercial Officer, effective April 23, 2018. The company said, in this newly created position, Haig will be responsible for all regions in which Burberry operates. He will report to Marco Gobbetti, Chief Executive Officer of Burberry Group plc. […]

The Burberry Foundation and Royal College of Art have announced the appointment of Professor Sharon Baurley as Professor of Design and Materials and Chair of the Burberry Material Futures Research Group. Commenting on her new role, Professor Baurley said in a statement: “It’s very exciting to have the […]

After vice president of diversity and inclusion Antoine Andrews left Nike earlier this week, the recent executive to leave the business is vice president of footwear, Greg Thompson. Reuters reported the news quoting a company spokesman. Last month, Nike’s brand president Trevor Edwards and Jayme Martin, […]