BARRY ZELMAN TO CLAIBORNE AS VP, GMM
NEW YORK — Liz Claiborne has appointed Barry Zelman as vice president and general manager of Elisabeth, the company’s plus-size division. Zelman will report to Karen Greenberg, president of collection and Elisabeth.
In his new post, Zelman is succeeding Pat Kenny, who is taking a personal leave of absence, and will oversee design, merchandising and sales for the 12-year-old, large-size brand.
Zelman was most recently senior vice president of design, sales, retail and licensing at Delta Burke Design, a company he launched in 1995. Previously, he held executive positions at Faded Glory, Members Only, Pierre Cardin and Henry Grethel.