Michelle Hoffman, a regional manager at The Buckle Inc. since 2008, has been promoted to vice president of sales in a series of executive shifts at the Kearney, Neb.-based teen specialty chain.
Hoffman succeeds Kari Smith, who last month was promoted to executive vice president of stores. She joined Buckle in 1979 and served as a store manager and district manager prior to her promotion to regional manager.
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?"