Roc Apparel Group, the licensee for men’s Rocawear sportswear, has named Fred Mazza executive vice president of sales. He reports to Ronald DeMichael, chief operating officer and chief financial officer. Mazza, who was previously president of the Artful Dodger business at Signature Apparel, started in his new position Jan 4.
At Roc Apparel Group Mazza will oversee sales for the men’s Rocawear collection, which is licensed from Iconix Brand Group. Roc Apparel Group is owned by chief executive officer Sean “Jay-Z” Carter and several partners. The women’s Rocawear sportswear collection is licensed to a separate company, RVC Enterprises.
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?"