NEW YORK — Feb. 1 — that’s Day One for the new J.C. Penney Co. Inc.
“We look at JCP as a start-up,” Ron Johnson, chief executive officer of the Plano, Tex.-based retailer, told an overflow crowd at a luncheon at the New York Hilton on Tuesday sponsored by Fashion Group International and The Robin Report. That date will mark one year to the day that Johnson went public with his dramatic reinvention plan for the company.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)