Pumpkin Patch names Diane as Merchandise & Brand Director

August 28, 2012 - Australia

Pumpkin Patch, Australasia's leading specialty childrenswear brand, has announced the appointment of Diane Humphries as Merchandise and Brand Director.

Pumpkin Patch's Chief Executive Officer Neil Cowie said "We are very excited about having someone of Di's calibre join the team. Her exceptionally strong design, brand development, and general management expertise is well known within the industry. Di will add significant leadership capability to our senior management team."

Cowie continued "We are currently developing a number of longer term strategic initiatives for our brands in Australasia and international markets. To have Di's experience on the team is a significant opportunity and will help us successfully execute those strategies and deliver much improved financial results for our shareholders in years to come."

Cowie added "Di will commence her role once she has fulfilled her commitments to her current employer."