JOINING BALLY: Anne-Marie Gaultier is joining Bally as vice president of global marketing and communications, based in London. The position is a new one, and Gaultier will also become a member of the brand’s executive committee. She will join the company on April 14, reporting directly to Bally’s chief executive officer Frédéric de Narp. Gaultier was formerly marketing and communications director of Groupe Galeries Lafayette, and has worked for companies including Club Med and Bouygues Telecom. She started her career in the advertising industry with companies including BBDO and Leo Burnett in Chicago, and served as ceo of Saatchi & Saatchi in France.
“Anne-Marie…is a truly dynamic, decisive and passionate person, the embodiment of all the values I love to work with. She is the right person to create a fresh vision for Bally,” said de Narp.
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This story first appeared in the April 1, 2014 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.