WALSH NAMED DESIGN VP AT CLAIBORNE ACCESSORIES
NEW YORK — Liz Claiborne Accessories has named Federated veteran Dionne Walsh vice president of design and merchandising for handbags and small leather goods, a new position.
Walsh, who joined Claiborne on March 10, had worked under the Federated umbrella for nearly 20 years. For the last 10 years, she was in the Federated Merchandising Group, most recently as merchandise product director for handbags. She left that post in Dec. 1999.
In her new role, Walsh will oversee design, product development, production and pricing for the company’s extensive range of merchandise in the category.
Walsh will report directly to Helen Welsh, president of Liz Claiborne Accessories.