HOCHMAN TAPS LEIGH: Lisa Leigh has been named president of sales for the licensed Lauren Ralph Lauren collection of sleepwear at Carole Hochman Designs Inc.
Leigh succeeds Susan Feldman, who left the company in September. She will report to Carole Hochman, chairman and design director, and Seth Morris, president.
Leigh was vice president of sales and merchandising of August Silk Intimates for the last six years. Earlier, she served in sales and merchandising posts at Natori Co., Calvin Klein Underwear and the licensed Jones New York sleepwear unit of Madison Intimates.
Lauren Ralph Lauren sleepwear was first shipped to 300 doors in July. Current plans have it expanding its distribution to about 425 doors for spring.
This story first appeared in the October 20, 2003 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.