• PARHAM JOINS COLUMBIA: Susan Parham has joined Columbia Sportswear Co. as vice president of global apparel, accessories and equipment. She succeeds Mark Koppes, who has left the firm, and reports to Mick McCormick, executive vice president of global sales and marketing. Parham was the founder of Lessons Learned, a consulting firm covering disciplines from design to sales, where her clients included Columbia, Nike Inc., Lucy Activewear Inc., Liz Claiborne Inc. and Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc.
This story first appeared in the January 26, 2010 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.