As chairman of Judith Leiber, Hal Kahn will serve on an interim basis as an independent consultant until the company finds a new chief executive officer. As reported Wednesday, Kahn succeeded Maggy Siegel, who will soon also relinquish her titles as president and ceo. Kahn has been a consultant to Pegasus Capital Advisors, owner of Judith Leiber, for the past few months.

This story first appeared in the February 3, 2005 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.