Las Vegas-based luxury eyewear retailer Luxury Optical Holdings (LOH) has promoted eyewear industry veteran Jeff Press to the role of chief creative officer for both Morgenthal Frederics and Robert Marc NYC.
Tom Ford will be the new chairman of the Council of Fashion Designers of America. He succeeds Diane von Furstenberg, who steps down from the position after a 13-year run, to become the 11th face of the leading role.
The general manager of the Italian luxury group will step down on March 31, though he will remain on the board of directors, and will continue as president of Armani-owned Olimpia Milano basketball club.
The world’s luxury number one is proposing to appoint the president of Warner Bros. France to its board in place of Bernadette Chirac, and to appoint photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand as board observer.