Destination XL, the largest omni-channel speciality retailer of big and tall men's apparel, has appointed Nancy Youssef as senior vice president, international business development, a newly created position, as per a company press release.
Youssef was previously the vice president, international business development for Genesco Inc. since 2009.
David Levin, president and CEO, Destination XL, said, “Nancy's successful experience in international retail franchising makes her the ideal choice to lead our global expansion strategy. Based on our success with the DXL concept domestically, we now see an opportunity to embark on an international strategy. Nancy will begin to build the framework for our international franchise model strategy, with a plan to launch initial stores in 2017.”
The retailer operates under five brands: Destination XL, Casual Male XL, Rochester Clothing, ShoesXL and LivingXL. With more than 2,000 private label and name brand styles to choose from, big and tall customers are provided with a unique blend of wardrobe solutions not available at traditional retailers. The company is headquartered in Canton, Massachusetts. (HO)
Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India