HBC sees Burstell engaged in bringing innovative concepts to all of its divisions.
A product and marketing executive at Yves Saint Laurent, he will take over Isabelle Guichot's role.
The exhibit will run June 2012 through Jan. 2013 at the brand’s museum in Florence.
In the long run, the uncertainty created by the death of Kim Jong-il could further dampen consumer sentiment and spending in South Korea.
Halifax Media Holdings, a Daytona Beach, Fla.-based investment firm, purchased the 16 regional newspapers for $143 million in cash.
NPD Group reported that 69 percent of U.S. consumers visited stores last week.