DANA BUCHMAN ADDS THREE EXEC POSITIONS
NEW YORK — Dana Buchman, the bridge sportswear unit of Liz Claiborne Inc., has created three additional management posts.
Susan Clatworthy has been named vice president and general manager for the two Buchman lines, the Dana Buchman career collection and the casual offshoot Dana B. and Karen, focusing on retail operations and growth. She was vice president of sales and marketing at DKNY.
Susan Davidson has been named vice president and general manager for Dana B. and Karen. She was merchandising manager for sportswear at Henri Bendel. Davidson will oversee merchandising, product development and sales planning for the casual label.
Carolyn Risoli has been promoted to vice president and general manager for the Dana Buchman collection. She was marketing and merchandising manager. In the new post, she will focus on the career line’s merchandising, product development and sales planning.
All the new posts report to Gail Cook, president of Dana Buchman.