Perry Ellis International Inc. named Carmine Petruzello president of its Perry Ellis division, effective Nov. 28. Based in New York, Petruzello will oversee sales, merchandising, operations and development of the brand’s growth strategy. He reports to Oscar Feldenkreis, vice chairman, president and chief operating officer of PEI.
Petruzello has been president of Buffalo David Bitton since 2008. Earlier in his career, he was president of the Marc Ecko Cut & Sew line, president of Guess Kids and a senior vice president of sales and merchandising at Tommy Hilfiger.
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