Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Bebe stores adds Narry Singh to BoD
Bebe stores adds Narry Singh to BoD
13
May '13
bebe stores, inc. announced that Narry Singh has been named to the Company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Singh has been a widely respected entrepreneur, hands-on executive, advisor and deal-maker for over 20 years, with a focus on launching and growing businesses in the digital entertainment, new media, eCommerce and software sectors. Mr. Singh was recently selected by the United Nations Foundation as one of their Top 10 “Global Entrepreneurs” and will serve as their entrepreneurship and innovation ambassador for two years.

“We are delighted to welcome Narry Singh to the bebe Board of Directors. Throughout his distinguished career, Narry has combined visionary thinking with an ability to execute on strategy and build growing businesses. His expertise in digital commerce, in particular, will help to reinforce bebe’s position as an innovator in the digital space,” said bebe stores’ Chief Executive Officer, Steve Birkhold.

Mr. Singh commented, “I am extremely enthusiastic about joining the bebe Board. The Company is to be applauded for recognizing the massive untapped opportunity presented by mobile and digital technologies and business models. I am looking forward to helping advance bebe’s growth in these and other innovative areas.”

Mr. Singh was most recently the Chief Business Guru of Outfit7, Inc., a leading mobile entertainment company known for its Talking Friends mobile app, and helped build its presence to over 650 million users in over a 100 countries. Prior to Outfit7, two of his companies were successfully acquired and another went public with a peak market capitalization of $23 billion.

As an advisor, he specialized in helping Global 2000 companies leverage new technologies and business models. He started his career at The Mac Group (later Gemini Consulting) and was the youngest ever Partner at The Regis McKenna Group. Mr. Singh has served on a number of corporate and NGO boards and was an Advisory Board member of the World Economic Forum (Davos) global technology committee in 2003.

Mr. Singh received his M.S. of Civil Engineering and Management from Stanford University in 1992, and his B.S. of Civil Engineering, with honors, from Punjab University in India in 1990.

About bebe

bebe stores, inc. is a global specialty retailer, which designs, develops and produces a distinctive line of contemporary women’s apparel and accessories under the bebe, BEBE SPORT, bbsp and 2b bebe brand names. bebe currently operates 245 stores, of which 192 are bebe stores.

bebe stores


Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 23rd Jun 2017

Ralph Lauren ex-president Tiger of Sweden's new CEO

Hans-Christian Meyer, former president of Ralph Lauren Corporation,...

Apparel/Garments | On 23rd Jun 2017

Uware Brands into licensing agreement with Polaroid

Uware Brands has entered into a licensing agreement with Polaroid for ...

Textiles | On 23rd Jun 2017

Casper raises total funding of $240 million

Casper, the global sleep company launched three years ago has...

Interviews View All

Hannah Lane
Redress

Encouragement from brands will motivate supply chains to become more...

Rashi Menda
Zapyle

Every fifth sale we make on Zapyle is a repeat purchase

Claudia Kersten
Global Organic Textile Standard

‘GOTS is a very efficient supply chain management tool, especially for...

Kevin Nelson
TissueGen

Kevin Nelson, Chief Scientific Officer, TissueGen discusses the growing...

Johan Berlin
InvestKonsult Sweden AB

Investkonsult Sweden AB has been buying and selling second-hand textile...

Marcel Alberts
Eurofibers

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

Silvia Venturini Fendi
Fendi s.r.l

"Yes, my confidence and positive attitude are my strengths and should be...

Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

She grew up in the walled city of Old Delhi, completed her studies, and...

Tony Ward
Tony Ward

"You have to truly understand what your client wants, know her needs, what ...

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

news category


Related Categories:
June 2017

June 2017

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

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


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