PARIS — Andrea Jung, Avon Products Inc.'s former chief executive officer, was nominated to join Daimler's board.
Jung, 54, was Avon's ceo from 1999 until April 2012. She was succeeded as ceo by Sherilyn "Sheri" McCoy. Jung remained as nonexecutive chairman of the company until the end of 2012 and is now a senior adviser to Avon.
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?"