GARVEY TO JOIN ANNE KLEIN AS A SENIOR VP

NEW YORK — Anne Klein has named Patricia Garvey senior vice president of licensing and product development, a new post.
Previously, Garvey was vice president of licensing at Kenneth Cole Productions. At Anne Klein, a division of Kasper ASL, Garvey reports to Ken Kaufman and Isaac Franco, the company’s creative directors.
Anne Klein’s key licensed products include fashion watches and jewelry. The brand’s top priorities for new categories are fragrance, intimate apparel and home furnishings, according to an Anne Klein spokeswoman.
Last year, Anne Klein licensed products generated approximately $300 million in sales and about $15 million in licensing income.
At Kenneth Cole, Garvey’s successor has yet to be named.