Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Levi Strauss names McCormick to board of directors
Levi Strauss names McCormick to board of directors
21
Apr '16
Denim major Levi Strauss & Co, has announced that Christopher McCormick has been appointed to its board of directors, effective April 13, 2016.

McCormick graduated from Fairfield University and has earned MBA from the Harvard Business School. McCormick held the position of chief executive officer of L.L.Bean for 15 years.

“As we work to accelerate profitable growth, we are expanding the board’s expertise in the fastest growing areas of our business. Chris brings incredibly relevant global retail experience building L.L.Bean’s substantial ecommerce business, expanding its overall retail footprint and increasing profits for a century-old company that was reinventing itself for the modern consumer,” said Stephen C. Neal, chairman of the board of Levi Strauss & Co.

Earlier McCormick was associated with L.L.Bean for 33 years, where he held several positions including chief marketing officer, chief operating officer and chief executive officer. In his tenure, he successfully grew the business during uncertain economic times.

“I’m impressed by what Levi Strauss & Co has accomplished in the past few years. There are few iconic apparel companies as well regarded as this one, and I’m looking forward to lending my expertise to help unleash the potential of the business,” McCormick said. (NA)

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 22nd Jul 2017

Govt constitutes GST Feedback and Action Room

The Government of India has constituted a Feedback and Action Room...

Textiles | On 22nd Jul 2017

India’s cotton textile exports fell in FY17: Tamta

The overall export of cotton textiles from India declined in 2016-17...

Textiles | On 22nd Jul 2017

Stella McCartney, Bolt Threads partner for eco fashion

Fashion designer Stella McCartney has partnered with Bolt Threads for ...

Interviews View All

Angelina Francesca Cheang
MY ANJE

'Consumers in the age-group 21 to 38 are driving the activewear trend'

Deepak Jain
Baggout

We are using Facebook and Instagram to promote ourselves

Evelyne Cholet
UCMTF

‘France had a reputation of being big in new ideas, but poor in marketing...

Marcel Alberts
Eurofibers

Coating at a fibre level is a practice not usually seen in the...

Ashok Desai
Bombay Textile Research Association

Bombay Textile Research Association (BTRA) is a leading name in textile...

Silke Brand-Kirsch
Schlegel und Partner

Silke Brand-Kirsch, executive partner of Schlegel und Partner, a leading...

Nisha Chanda
Whistling Woods International School of Fashion

<div>A lack of upgraded courses in costume designing and fashion as per...

Karan Arora
Karan Arora

Bridal couture created with rich Indian heritage, exquisite craftsmanship...

Yash P. Kotak
Bombay Hemp Company

One of the directors of Bombay Hemp Company, Yash P. Kotak, speaks to...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

July 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search



X