Bob Denton has been promoted to president of Oxxford Clothes, a division of Individualized Apparel Group. Formerly sales director for the upscale clothing company, Denton has been with Oxxford since last year. Before that, he had held management positions at Ermenegildo Zegna and Robert Talbott. He began his career as a buyer at Norton Ditto in Houston. He will be based in Dallas. The post of president has been vacant since 2010 when Mike Cohen resigned to join Hickey Freeman and the duties have been handled by Joe Blair, IAG’s president.
In addition, Jay Myers, formerly the vice president of sales for IAG’s Measure Up division, a custom shirt business based in Lafayette, Tenn., has been promoted to the newly created role of president. Myers started at IAG as Southeast sales manager in 2006 and became vice president of sales for Measure Up in 2010. He will be based in Atlanta.
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?"