The incoming First Lady wore a pale blue cashmere ensemble.
The candlelight dinner will be held tonight at Union Station.
Market sources say Versace is working on an expansion plan ahead of the listing and that its has recently held discussions with Tisci.
The company has named Christopher Zanardi as his successor.
Meetings have been set up for the company’s laid-off workers to find information on unemployment and job resources.
Lisa Rosenbaum is vice president of merchandising at HSN.
She joined the company in 2013 as senior vice president of global sales.
Gobbetti will take up his role as ceo in July.
The wind down is rumored to have begun Friday, with a significant number of layoffs expected Monday as workers report for their shifts.
The former Calvin Klein creative director will oversee the women’s Lauren and Chaps collections.
It’s a new role, reporting to Stefan Larsson.