Phillips-Van Heusen (PVH) Corporation, one of the leading American garment companies, has appointed Geraldine (“Penny”) McIntyre to its Board of Directors, effective from February 3, 2015, increasing the number of directors on the board to 13.
Penny was elected as part of the Company’s director succession planning. By bringing her onto the Board at this time, she will be eligible to stand for re-election at the 2015 Annual Meeting and can gain significant experience, helping to provide for an orderly transition as two of the company’s current directors will reach the mandatory retirement age in advance of the 2015 Annual Meeting.
Penny most recently served as the CEO of Sunrise Senior Living, LLC, a provider of senior living services, from November 2013 to May 2014. Prior to joining Sunrise Senior Living, Ms. McIntyre served as president of the Consumer Group of Newell Rubbermaid Inc. from November 2011 through November 2012 and group president of Newell Rubbermaid’s Office Products Group from June 2009 through November 2012.
PVH Corp., one of the world’s largest apparel companies, owns and markets the iconic Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger brands worldwide. It is the world’s largest shirt and neckwear company and markets a variety of goods under its own brands, Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, Van Heusen, IZOD, ARROW, Warner’s and Olga, and its licensed brands, including Speedo, Geoffrey Beene, Kenneth Cole New York, Kenneth Cole Reaction, MICHAEL Michael Kors, Sean John, Chaps, Donald J. Trump Signature Collection, DKNY, Ike Behar, and John Varvatos. (GK)
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