Ascena Retail Group Inc. has promoted Jeff Gerstel and George Goldfarb to new posts as presidents of its Dress Barn and Maurices divisions, respectively.
Both had been executive vice president and chief operating officers of their respective brands and report to David Jaffe, president and chief executive officer of Ascena. Michael Rayden has continued to serve as ceo of the Tween Brands unit, which operates the Justice brand, since Ascena’s November 2009 acquisition of the company.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
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?"