Cristiano Quieti is jumping ship, leaving his post as chief executive officer of Diesel USA to join John Varvatos Enterprises as president and ceo. The appointment is effective May 1.
He will report to John Varvatos, chairman and chief creative officer, who currently holds the title of president as well. The post of ceo has been vacant since April, when Robert J. Wichser exited as president and ceo.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"