The Warnaco Group Inc announced the election of Nancy A. Reardon to its Board of Directors, making her the eighth independent director on a board of nine.
Ms. Reardon is the Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources and Communications Officer at Campbell Soup Company. Previously, she was Senior Vice President Human Resources of Comcast Corporation. Prior to Comcast, she held senior executive positions with a number of portfolio companies of Kohlberg, Kravis, Roberts & Company, including Duracell Inc. Earlier, Ms. Reardon also held management positions with American Express Company, Avon Products Inc and General Electric Company. Ms. Reardon holds a Bachelors of Science from Union College and a Masters of Science from Syracuse University.
"We are pleased to welcome Nancy to Warnaco's Board of Directors. Her global business experience will surely benefit Warnaco as we continue to grow our brands worldwide." said Charles Perrin, Warnaco's Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Joe Gromek, Warnaco's President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "Nancy's human resources and communications background complements the expertise of our current board members. We look forward to her contributions as we further develop our talent base worldwide."
The Warnaco Group Inc, headquartered in New York, is a leading apparel company engaged in the business of designing, marketing and selling intimate apparel, menswear, jeanswear, swimwear;
Men's and women's sportswear and accessories under such owned and licensed brands as Warner's, Olga, Lejaby, Body Nancy Ganz, Speedo, Anne Cole, Op, Ocean Pacific, Cole of California and Catalina as well as Chaps sportswear and denim, J. Lo by Jennifer Lopez lingerie, Nautica swimwear, Michael Kors swimwear and Calvin Klein men's and women's underwear and sportswear, men's, women's, junior women's and children's jeans and accessories and women's and juniors' swimwear.