– EILEEN FISHER HONORED: The Great Place to Work Institute recognized Eileen Fisher with the Society for Human Resource Management Best Small and Medium Companies to Work For in America award. The Irvington, N.Y.-based bridge resource ranked 16th for medium-size employers and was recognized for its eye toward sustainability and encouraging employees to “follow their passions about increasing the green nature of the company,” such as through creating a companywide contest for employees to submit ideas that would make the company more environmentally responsible.
– SWAROVSKI HIRE: Livia Marotta has been named director of communications and public relations at Swarovski North America Ltd. She will report to Kevin Coen, executive vice president of the consumer goods business, and will oversee advertising, media and public relations. Prior to joining Swarovski, Marotta headed the Luxottica Group North America communications department. She has also worked as a director of corporate and brand communications for the North American watch and jewelry division at LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton.