Eric Marechalle is to join the New York-based firm in Q3 and succeed Sebastian Suhl.
New luxury e-commerce site has charitable component.
The designers joined the Italian label controlled by Tod’s Group in 2011, succeeding Giles Deacon.
Balmain’s second U.S. retail store is the first to showcase the newly relaunched accessories collection and hints of its new retail concept.
IMG is working with select designers and partners who are interested in gaining access to high-end consumers to further their brand and business goals.
This year’s USA regional final will take place July 18 at NeueHouse Madison Square in New York.
The collection will bow for spring 2018 and leverages the brand’s precious embroideries and high-quality fabrics.
For her latest demi-couture collection, the Italian designer channeled the Shalimar Gardens and Hollywood divas, circa the Forties.