VF CORP NPV : Barry Miguel Named President of 7 For All Mankind®
04/11/2011| 01:05pm US/Eastern
7 For All Mankind®, the world's premiere brand of denim-lifestyle
products, announced that it has named industry veteran Barry Miguel as
its President, effective April 20th. The 7 For All Mankind® brand is
part of VF Contemporary Brands, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of VF
Mr. Miguel brings over 25 years of experience in the fashion apparel
industry to the 7 For All Mankind® brand. He most recently served as CEO
of New York City - based Tracy Reese. Mr. Miguel started his career in
retail merchandising with Wilkes Bashford and Esprit in San Francisco
and has since held executive positions at Ermenegildo Zegna, Versace and
Nike. He was also President of Marc by Marc Jacobs Men's and Zac Posen.
As President of the 7 For All Mankind® brand, Mr. Miguel will report to
Susan Kellogg, President of VF's Contemporary Brands Coalition, which
includes the 7 For All Mankind®, John Varvatos®, Ella Moss® and
"I'm thrilled that an executive of Barry's caliber will be joining our
team," said Susan Kellogg. "Barry is a seasoned leader and strategist in
growing high profile contemporary brands. He brings a broad base of
skills and will be a tremendous asset to the 7 For All Mankind® brand as
we enter our next stage of growth."
Currently residing in New York City, Mr. Miguel and his family will be
relocating to Los Angeles.
About 7 For All Mankind®
7 For All Mankind®, a division of VF Contemporary Brands, Inc., is the
world's premiere brand of denim-lifestyle products. Founded in 2000, the
Los Angeles - based premium denim brand quickly earned critical acclaim
due to its innovations in fit, fabric and finish.
The 7 For All Mankind® brand offers denim, sportswear and accessories
collections for both men and women. Products are sold in freestanding 7
For All Mankind® stores, online at www.7forallmankind.com,
and in luxury department and specialty stores in over 80 countries
VF Contemporary Brands, Inc., is a wholly-owned subsidiary of VF
Corporation. For more information about VF, please visit their website: www.vfc.com.
For more information about the 7 For All Mankind® brand, please visit: www.7ForAllMankind.com
About VF Corporation
VF Corporation is a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel with more
than 30 brands, including Wrangler®, The North Face®, Lee®,
Vans®, Nautica®, 7 For All Mankind®, Eagle Creek®, Eastpak®,
Ella Moss®, JanSport®, lucy®, John Varvatos®, Kipling®, Majestic®,
Napapijri®, Red Kap®, Reef®, Riders® and Splendid®.
VF Corporation's press releases, annual report and other information can
be accessed through the Company's home page, www.vfc.com.
Cindy Knoebel, CFA, 336-424-6189/212-841-7141
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