Walmart Board of Directors Adds Square, Inc. CFO Sarah Friar
Walmart Inc. announced that its board...
Director Jade Jenise Dixon Defies the Odds of a Female Filmmaker
Parker Street Productions’ award-winning Writer/ Director, Jade...
Women’s Entrepreneurial Activity Up 10 Percent, Closing the Gender Gap by 5 Percent Since 2014
Latest Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) Women’s...
FIGS Co-Founder Trina Spear Named to Aspen Institute’s 2018 Class of Henry Crown Fellows
Trina Spear, co-founder and co-CEO of FIGS, is one of 22 business leaders under the age of 45 selected by The Aspen Institute in Washington, D.C. as a 2018 Henry Crown Fellow. Other notable class inductees include S’well CEO Sarah Krauss, Credit Karma CEO Kenneth Lin,... Read more
Nordstrom Expands Extended Sizing To 30 Stores With 100 Brands
Nordstrom, Inc. announced its extended sizing expansion to 30 stores, with 100 brands producing extended sizes – by adding more zeros, 2’s, 14’s, 16’s and 18’s – across multiple categories, including denim, dresses, swimwear, activewear and lingerie. New signage highlights the extended sizes in the participating... Read more
HBC Appoints Vanessa LeFebvre President of Lord & Taylor
HBC announced the appointment of Vanessa LeFebvre as President of Lord & Taylor. With a passion for delivering compelling customer experiences grounded in data, LeFebvre will lead Lord & Taylor’s evolution in reimagining the regional department store model. “Vanessa is a change agent with a track... Read more
Caleres Names Molly Adams President of Famous Footwear
Caleres announced Molly Adams will join Caleres as president of Famous Footwear on May 29. Adams will lead the largest brand in the Caleres portfolio and continue to build upon its success by focusing on consumer engagement, store productivity and omnichannel initiatives. In 2017, Famous Footwear... Read more
Global Designer And Entrepreneur Kathy Ireland To Address American Gem Society Conclave On The Power Of Branding
Named one of the 19 most influential women in licensing by License Global Magazine, Kathy Ireland, Chair, CEO and Chief Designer of kathy ireland® Worldwide and Chairman Emeritus and Chief Brand Strategist of Level Brands, Inc., is guest speaker at American Gem Society Conclave on April 23 at 10:15 a.m. at the Omni Nashville Hotel. Ms.... Read more