The Seven For All Mankind brand has named Topher Gaylord president of the contemporary denim label, owned by VF Corp. He will begin on Oct. 1, based out of the company’s Los Angeles headquarters.
Gaylord, 39, is president of VF’s International Outdoor and Action Sports business, based in Lugano, Switzerland. He joined the firm in 1993 and has held posts in sales, marketing and business development for The North Face in the U.S. He relocated to Europe in 2000 as managing director for The North Face, where he was for five years. In 2006, Gaylord was promoted to his current post.
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