VIVA TAPS RIANNA: Viva International Group has named Sal Rianna chief financial officer and chief administrative officer. Rianna served as chief operating officer for luxury linen purveyor Frette North America. He was also vice president of finance and operations for the DKNY global business at the Donna Karan Co. In this newly created position, Rianna will report to Frank Rescigna, Viva International Group president. Established in 1978, Viva International Group specializes in ophthalmic frames and sunglass distribution and manufacturing. Viva’s brand portfolio consists of Bongo, Candie’s, Escada, Etro, Ermenegildo Zegna and Furla.
TRE CHIC: Manhattan’s social set recently hobnobbed at the launch of Tre, a fashion jewelry collection founded by Ulrica Lanaro and Lillian Stern. Guests such as Jennifer Creel and Dayssi Olarte de Kanavos packed the Upper East Side’s Scoop outpost and picked out their favorite colored cocktail ring, which are all handmade in Venetian glass.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)