Home / Knowledge / News / Fashion / Giorgio Armani welcomes Mr Bruno Laguardia as US Chief

Giorgio Armani welcomes Mr Bruno Laguardia as US Chief

25
Apr '08
Giorgio Armani S.p.A. announces the appointment of Bruno Laguardia, 61, as Chief Executive Officer of Giorgio Armani Corporation, its wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary.

Mr. Laguardia has been responsible for spearheading the creation and organization of Trimil S.p.a, a joint venture between Giorgio Armani Group and Zegna Group, established in 2000, established to oversee manufacturing and distribution of the “Armani Collezioni” menswear line. Mr. Laguardia began his career at Bassetti Group, an international manufacturer and distributor of home textile products, followed by executive postings with Ermenegildo Zegna Group.

Giorgio Armani, President and Chief Executive of Giorgio Armani S.p.A., said: “I am delighted to welcome Bruno Laguardia to our U.S. executive management team. He is an accomplished professional with a broad range of experience in the areas of manufacturing, wholesale and retail operations. He is a leader with great collaborative skills and a proven track record in developing and motivating organizations and building strong client relationships. Through his previous connection with the Armani Group, we can be sure that he will quickly make an impact on the growth and prosperity of our North American business.”

Opened in 1983, Giorgio Armani Corporation is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Giorgio Armani S.p.A., overseeing all of the company's operations in the US, with over 800 employees and a directly controlled retail network of 12 Giorgio Armani boutiques, two Armani/Casa stores, 11 Emporio Armani stores, 7 General Stores and two Armani/Café's. The US market today represents around 24 % of the Giorgio Armani's wholesale revenues (year ended 31 December 2007).

The Armani Group is one of the leading fashion and luxury goods groups in the world today with 5,000 direct employees and 13 factories.

Giorgio Armani S.p.A.


Interviews View All

Kamlesh Vaghela, RK Textiles

Kamlesh Vaghela
RK Textiles

Very few machinery manufacturers have R&D units

Mandeep Nagi, Shades of India

Mandeep Nagi
Shades of India

Women value something that is unique and has a flavour of India

Top executives, Textile industry

Top executives
Textile industry

It will take some time for the people to change their buying choices

Rikesh Mistry,

Rikesh Mistry

Jupiter Comtex Pvt Ltd, established in 1973, started its textile machinery ...

Sandip Bhojani, Manthan Patel,

Sandip Bhojani, Manthan Patel

Krypthm Tradelink LLP is a Surat-based manufacturer of westernwear....

Ravi Kant Prakash,

Ravi Kant Prakash

A crucial role in the process of fabric manufacturing is played by the...

Dave Rousse, INDA

Dave Rousse
INDA

INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, serves hundreds of ...

Thomas Ong P S, NanoTextile

Thomas Ong P S
NanoTextile

Malaysian company NanoTextile Sdn Bhd taps into the potentials of...

Marten Alkhagen, Swerea IVF AB

Marten Alkhagen
Swerea IVF AB

Marten Alkhagen, Senior Scientist - Nonwoven and Technical Textiles of...

Vaanee Bhatia, Gritstones Clothing

Vaanee Bhatia
Gritstones Clothing

<div>Delhi-based Gritstones Clothing offers quality and exemplary style...

Nisha Chanda, Whistling Woods International School of Fashion

Nisha Chanda
Whistling Woods International School of Fashion

<div>A lack of upgraded courses in costume designing and fashion as per...

Anisha Chaudhari, Threads & Shirts

Anisha Chaudhari
Threads & Shirts

Threads &amp; Shirts is a freshly-tailored concept providing men/women a...

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


November 2019

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

news category


Related Categories:

Follow us on instagram

Follow

Follow Fibre2Fashion On


Advanced Search