ITALIAN JOB: The Italian Chamber of Fashion is zeroing in on its new — and first — chief executive officer, WWD has learned. According to sources, the association is poised to tap Jane Reeve, Italian chairman and ceo of advertising and marketing agency J. Walter Thomson. A British national, Reeve has been in Italy for more than 20 years, according to the agency’s Web site.
Mario Boselli, head of the Chamber, declined to comment on the search, but said that an announcement regarding the new position is expected shortly.
This story first appeared in the September 23, 2013 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.