HoF has chosen a business leader with no previous background in fashion retail to be its new CEO, however Alex Williamson has a strong reputation for creating lifestyle-led experiences, a key part of HoF's new vision.
StockX announced on Wednesday an expansion beyond sneakers into the watch and handbag market, and said it has hired Reginald Brack and Cynthia Houlton to oversee the watch and handbag teams, respectively.
Adidas has appointed its Western Europe head Gil Steyaert as new global operations chief, and has also elevated human resources head Karen Parkin to the executive board, the first female board appointee since 1993.
The footwear brand, having recently recruited Perry Oosting as CEO, has announced the arrival of David Tourniaire-Beauciel as creative director. He succeeds Roland Mouret, who will instead be focusing on his own label.
Linda Bennet, who founded LK Bennett in 1990, has been drafted in by chief executive Darren Topp in a consultative capacity to help restore her original vision of “a little bit of Bond Street on the High Street”.
The UK baby clothing retailer has announced the appointment of retail veteran Gwynn Milligan as commercial director. She joins the upmarket brand from Jaeger, where she served as group trading director until January.