Force movements 032c appoints new sales director, Giambattista Valli Taps CEO of Louis Vuitton | News and analysis, Power Moves
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032c appoints new sales director, director of digital strategy
Jennifer Murray, the co-founder and former sales director of 1017 Alyx 9SM, has been appointed sales director of 032c ready-to-wear with immediate effect. Murray, who was previously also a sales director at Hood By Air, will oversee men’s and women’s clothing, including denim, outerwear and accessories.
Tony Wang, who has been appointed director of digital strategy at 032c, will also join the company. Wang, who previously served as director of brand management and content at SSENSE and as a freelance strategist and advisor to clients like Netflix, will oversee the digital strategy on the brand’s retail and content platforms.
Giambattista Valli taps new CEO Louis Vuitton
Charlotte Werner, former manager of women’s leather goods collections at Louis Vuitton, has been appointed CEO of Giambattista Valli with immediate effect. In the newly created role, Werner will oversee the next growth phase of the luxury Parisian fashion house. President Sandrine Valverde, who has been responsible for sales, production, and distribution since the brand’s launch, remains an advisor.
LaForce appoints new president
New York-based marketing communications agency LaForce has promoted Olita Mills as the company’s president. Mills, who has been with the company for 15 years, will oversee customer service, brand strategy, digital and integrated marketing, and diversity and inclusion.
Clarks takes on a new general manager
British shoe store Clarks has appointed Suzanne McKenna as general manager. The move follows news that the company, severely hit by the pandemic, has announced it is seeking new financing. Some private equity firms, including Sycamore Partners and OpCapita, are said to be interested in acquiring an interest in the shoe brand.
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