Titan Industries, footwear licensee for Badgley Mischka and Splendid, has announced Joel Oblonsky as its new CEO. Oblonsky brings twenty years of experience from Nine West Group, Polo Ralph Lauren and Nina Footwear.
Caleres has appointed Molly Adams as president of Famous Footwear, its largest brand, constituting 59% of the group's revenue and bringing in $1.6B in 2017. Adams comes most recently from an EVP role at Disney.
News from the BFC is coming thick and fast at the moment. Just a day after naming Farfetch exec Stephanie Phair as its new Chair, the group has unveiled David Beckham in the brand new role of Ambassadorial President.
Amidst internal struggles and executive exits due to improper workplace conduct, Nike announced it has appointed Rosemary St. Clair as VP, GM of global women’s and Cesar Garcia as VP, GM global running.
Nike continues to oust its top-level executives, with reports that the US sportswear behemoth has let go of five more managers, raising the total to eleven, amid its inquiry into sexual assault allegations.
Metro has appointed Philippe Palazzi as its new chief operating officer, replacing Pieter Boone, who was responsible for the Russia business that prompted the German retailer to cut its guidance last month.