ORENSTEIN TO HEAD HOOK’S NEW LINE IN JOINT VENTURE
NEW YORK — Joel C. Orenstein, executive vice president of merchandising of J.G. Hook Inc., has been named to the additional post of president of J.G. Hook Enterprises, Inc. Hook Enterprises, as reported, is a new company established as a joint venture between Hook Inc. and Robyn Meredith Inc., of Burlington, N.J., to develop J.G. Hook Collection, a new upper moderate sportswear line, which will make its debut at retail in fall 1996.
Orenstein will continue to be based in New York and will report to Gary A. Kane, chairman of Hook Enterprises and president and chief operating officer of Hook Inc.
Orenstein will oversee design, sales and marketing operations for the new company. He will work closely with Max Raab, chief executive officer of Hook Inc.