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 One Sport, created by the Italian design duo and their fragrance licensee, Procter & Gamble, is due out early February.
A Groupon promotion also helped give the retailer a top-line boost in the period.
Presenters at a New York Society of Securities Analysts panel offered insights to correlations between markets and presidential elections.