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Evan Clark

Deputy Managing Editor

Evan Clark is deputy managing editor at WWD where he has written about the fashion industry through the lenses of technology, finance, business and politics. In his current role, he helps guide WWD’s financial and technology coverage and writes breaking news and analysis of mergers and acquisitions and business trends. He joined WWD in 2000 as a financial reporter and his career has included positions covering firms such as Jones, Kellwood and Fifth & Pacific as well as in Washington, D.C., covering major political and regulatory issues. He holds a bachelor of arts in English literature from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

More From Evan Clark

American Eagle Exec Andrew McLean Named CEO of Lands’ End

Jerome Griffith will take on the title of executive vice chair in January.

Nike Shareholders Reject Proposal to ‘Pause’ Cotton Sourcing in China

Shareholders sided with the company, which argued it "does not directly source cotton or raw material."

Macy’s, Nordstrom, Capri and Shopify Step Up at Goldman Conference

Retail and fashion executives turned up for Day Two of the retailing conference, pointing to bright spots and…

Top Consumer Executives Buck Up Investors at Goldman Conference

C-suite denizens from Kohl's, Ulta Beauty, Canada Goose, Dollar General, Carter's and more were out and about…

PVH Insiders Double Down and Extend Stock Holdings

CEO Stefan Larsson, Zac Coughlin and Martijn Hagman all saw a buying opportunity in the company's stock.

G-III Grows ‘More Conservative,’ Cuts Outlook Amid Inflation

The company is in global expansion mode with Karl Largerfeld now on board, but also navigating a tough…

What to Watch: The Next Supply Crisis

Last year's COVID-19-induced supply backups have contributed to imbalances that could bite retailers and…

What to Watch: Mary Dillon Puts a New Foot Forward

The former Ulta chief is taking the reins at Foot Locker, shining the spotlight on the sneaker chain.

What to Watch: Will the Rich Carry the Consumer Economy?

Wealthy shoppers have been spending through inflation, stock declines and the threat of recession, but will…

Mary Dillon Named CEO of Foot Locker

The beauty veteran is taking on a different kind of retail in the hot sneaker market.

Coty CEO Sue Nabi Outearns Amazon’s Andy Jassy in 2021

CEO pay remains supersized despite the annual outrage, signaling just how hard change could be as companies…

Fashion’s Dealmaking Dilemma: Few Buyers, Many Sellers

The winners are set to still win in fashion while the rest cast around for cash in an uncertain market.

ThredUp Feels Economy Pinch as Budget Shoppers Pull Back

CEO James Reinhart said the firm is adjusting, having laid off 15 percent of the corporate workforce, and…

Will There Be Another Ralph, Donna or Calvin?

Can Kim or Rihanna fill their shoes? Or is the multicategory megabrand a legacy of a bygone age in fashion?

Canada Goose Heats Up, Topping Sales Estimates

CEO Dani Reiss told WWD that the brand's consumer is not showing any slowdown.