Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Mr. Siegel brings firsthand brand building experience to Kellwood

Mr. Siegel brings firsthand brand building experience to Kellwood

30
Oct '07
Kellwood Company has elected Robert (Bob) Siegel to the Company's Board of Directors effective November 1, 2007, according to Robert C. Skinner, Jr., chairman, president and chief executive officer.

A seasoned executive with over 40 years in the retail and apparel industry, Siegel brings an extensive background in management consulting and firsthand brand building experience.

He is currently the chairman, president and chief executive officer of Lacoste-USA. Since joining Lacoste in 2002, he has successfully repositioned the brand in the United States, making it one of the company's number one markets from a financial and marketing perspective.

Prior to this post, Siegel held several executive leadership roles. At Kurt Salmon Associates, Inc. where he worked as an advisor to global retailers and apparel manufacturers, he held the post of managing director/consultant.

He also served as chairman, president and CEO at Stride Rite Corporation, and as president of all designer brands at Levi Strauss & Company, where he ascended to president of menswear. While at Levi Strauss & Company, he created and introduced the Dockers brand.

"On behalf of the Kellwood Board of Directors and our entire management team, I want to welcome Bob. He is a proven leader with an impressive track record and notable career. We look forward to benefiting from his insight and guidance," commented Skinner.

He succeeds Robert Baer who retired from theBoard in June 2007. Kellwood's Board has nine directors: eight independent directors and one management director. He will become a member of the compensation committee.

Kellwood Company


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 12th Apr 2021

Singapore becomes first RCEP participating country to ratify agreement

Singapore has ratified the Regional Comprehensive Economic...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 12th Apr 2021

World economy stumbling towards two-track recovery: Report

The world economy is facing sharply divergent growth prospects across ...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 12th Apr 2021

2021 to be critical for European textiles and clothing sector: Euratex

2021 will be a critical year for the European textile and clothing...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Blockchain is not a silver bullet for each and every problem in supply...

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Virtual reality would be the new normal

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Social media critical in regeneration of businesses

Ritu Oberoi,

Ritu Oberoi

Mumbai-based Forsarees is a socially driven business enterprise, working...

Vikram Juneja,

Vikram Juneja

Jaquard is a training institute providing a highly specialised training...

Dhruv Toshniwal & Udit Toshniwal,

Dhruv Toshniwal & Udit Toshniwal

Launched a year ago, Fashions Pvt Limited conceptualises and sees D2C...

Kevin Young & Tom Lucas, Web Industries

Kevin Young & Tom Lucas
Web Industries

Web Industries is a precision formatter of nonwoven materials used in baby ...

Silverio Baranzano, Fitesa

Silverio Baranzano
Fitesa

Fitesa is a leader in the nonwoven fabrics industry, specialising in...

Sachin Pendharkar, Dieffenbacher India Pvt Ltd

Sachin Pendharkar
Dieffenbacher India Pvt Ltd

Germany-based Dieffenbacher Group is a producer of high-quality composites ...

Ruma Devi, Gramin Vikas Evam Chetna Sansthan

Ruma Devi
Gramin Vikas Evam Chetna Sansthan

Ruma Devi is a jet-setting promoter of artisans who has empowered...

Ramya Rao & Kavea R Chavali, Kalaneca

Ramya Rao & Kavea R Chavali
Kalaneca

<div>The journey of Kalaneca (kala-Art, Neca- Nikaah) formally began in...

Sneha Arora, Label Sneha Arora

Sneha Arora
Label Sneha Arora

Sneha Arora, an alumnus of National Institute of Fashion Technology,...

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

Leave your Comments


April 2021

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


Advanced Search