Mindy Meads has been named chief executive officer of Calypso St. Barth.
Meads, who resigned as Aéropostale Inc.’s president and co-ceo in 2010, has been a consultant since leaving the teen retailer and serves on the board of The Wet Seal Inc., among other companies. Calypso, which was founded on the Caribbean island, has never had a ceo.
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?"