Haskell Jewels has named Charles Kriete executive vice president of the brand, as well as managing director of Haskell Timepieces. Kriete comes from Bulova Corporation, where he has served as executive vice president since May 2013.
Previously, Kriete served as president of Geneva Watch Company from August 1996 until March 2010, and president of Colibri Inc. from April 2010 until his appointment at Bulova. In his new role, Kriete will oversee all operations of the brand’s watch division, which includes Betsey Johnson and Steve Madden. He will additionally work to expand international distribution.