• PROMOTIONS AT J.MENDEL: J.Mendel has promoted Susan Romano, Suzanne Zikas and Jessica Nagel to vice president roles from director ones. Romano, a 19-year veteran with the company, is now vice president of fur production. Zikas serves as vice president of sales, and Nagel is vice president of public relations and global communications. Roman and Zikas report to president and chief operating officer Susan Sokol. Nagel reports to Gilles Mendel.

This story first appeared in the May 20, 2009 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.