She will lead Laura Ashley as it continues to develop and expand categories and geographies in the consumer home and fashion sectors.
The trade show organizer is hosting its next WSM “phygital” showcase June 19 to 21.
The restructure follows the designer’s move to a new headquarter and manufacturing base in her home county of Somerset, England.
A 25-year veteran of VF Corp., he had been the company’s CFO for the past six years.
Redwood Capital Investments will acquire the brands for an undisclosed sum.
Project plans to unite the entire contemporary market to feature both men’s and women’s brands alongside accessories and footwear.
He will succeed Scott Roe who will retire from VF after 25 years.
The winning design will be sold on JuniperUnltd, a content and community hub and online marketplace, later this year.
The 28-page catalogue showcases Anne Klein watches, shoes, clothing, jewelry, sunglasses, handbags and the new fragrance, Love, Anne.
Wilson-Thompson retired as executive vice president and global chief human resources officer at Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. earlier this year.
Sending swatches, showing inspirational slides and having clear sound and videos are key to successful digital market appointments.