SUZANNE BRYANT HEADS TO IVANKA TRUMP: Suzanne Bryant is the new creative director for the Ivanka Trump brand. In her role, she will oversee product development for each of the brand’s licensee’s design teams. Those include apparel, outerwear, footwear, handbags, cold weather accessories, sunglasses and children’s footwear.
Bryant joined the team after a seven-year stint as vice president of design for Lands’ End. Before that, she was vice president of design for Michael by Michael Kors and design director for Kors by Michael Kors, the latter of which Bryant helped launch.
Ivanka Trump said, “Suzanne will continue to develop innovative collections that excite and inspires our consumers. She is an essential addition to the company and the entire team is thrilled to welcome her aboard.”
Bryant is the latest addition to the executive team. That team now includes Abigail Klem, chief merchandising officer and licensing and brand director; Johanna Murphy, chief marketing officer and head of digital, and Marissa Kraxberger, vice president of creative.