KELLWOOD NAMES ENC HEAD: Kellwood Co. has promoted Penny Aschkenasy to president of its ENC division, which includes the David Meister, Sangria and Studio Ease brands.
In this newly created post, Aschkenasy reports to Arthur K. Gordon, chief executive officer of Kellwood Western Region, based in City of Industry, Calif. Before joining ENC in 1996, Aschkenasy was executive vice president and national sales manager of Laundry by Shelli Segal for more than six years. Prior to that, she led Tomboy of California as head of sales and merchandising for 18 years.
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?"