Thomas Giacalone has been named vice president of e-commerce at Vera Bradley Inc., the Fort Wayne, Ind.-based handbag and accessories firm.
Since 2012, Giacalone has been vice president of omnichannel strategy and e-commerce operations at OfficeMax. Earlier in his career, he held stores, merchandising, operations and e-commerce posts at Sears Holdings Corp., including divisional vice president and general manager of multichannel management. He has served on the member services committee of shop.org, the digital arm of the National Retail Federation, since 2004.
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?"