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Tedford Marlow as Urban Outfitters Group's CEO
Feb '12
Urban Outfitters Inc announced the appointment of Tedford Marlow as Chief Executive Officer, Urban Outfitters Group, effective February 6th, 2012. In this new role, Mr. Marlow will be responsible for the Urban Outfitters brand globally.

"We are excited to have Ted rejoin our URBN team," said Richard Hayne, Chief Executive Officer. "Ted is an exceptional leader with great vision and has an intimate knowledge of and appreciation for the brand."

Prior to retiring in 2010, Mr. Marlow spent nine years as President of the Urban Outfitters brand. Under Mr. Marlow's leadership, the Urban Outfitters brand grew revenues to over $1billion, opened more than 100 stores in the U.S., successfully expanded the brand into Canada and Continental Europe, and oversaw the rapid growth of the brand's direct-to-consumer businesses.

Urban Outfitters, Inc. is an innovative specialty retail company that offers a variety of lifestyle merchandise to highly defined customer niches through 194 Urban Outfitters stores in the United States, Canada and Europe, catalogs and websites; 166 Anthropologie stores in the United States, Canada and Europe, catalogs and websites; Free People wholesale, which sells its product to approximately 1,400 specialty stores and select department stores; 60 Free People stores, catalogs and websites, 1 Terrain garden center and website and 1 BHLDN store and website as of December 31, 2011.

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