Under president Charles Jayson, Judith Ripka, the 34-year-old jewelry brand, has an active agenda.
Jayson, who joined last December, aims to establish Ripka as an international player, expand its retail presence in the U.S. and license several categories. He hails from Andrew Marc, where he served as president and chief executive officer, and before that was president and ceo of Dickson North America.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)