Everyone is doing more with less these days including JA Apparel, the owner of the Joseph Abboud brand, which detailed increased responsibilities for four of its executives this week.
Kenton Selvey was named senior vice president of business development and brand strategy. The former vice president of licensing will head international business development of the JA Apparel brands and lead the acquisition and positioning of new brands. He will continue to manage the licensing team and will report directly to chief executive Marty Staff.
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?"