Perry Ellis appoints Jakubowski as chief merchandising officer
October 4, 2011 By just-styleLeave
Perry Ellis has appointed Doug Jakubowski as chief merchandising officer, leading all global operations for the apparel brand.
The company announced yesterday, October 3, that Jakubowski
will guide the brand's product strategy from design conception, to product assortment through to final presentation in stores.
will report to Perry Ellis International
president and COO Oscar Feldenkreis.
Jakubowski has held several executive positions with the Salant Corporation and Perry Ellis.
From 2003-2005 he
was responsible for the day-to-day operations of the men's sportswear, dress shirt and accessory divisions.
His most recent role was as chief merchandising officer of Kenneth Cole Productions.
has a proven track record of success with global brands, and he possesses exceptional skills in merchandising and design, and we are thrilled to have him back within our organization," said Feldenkreis.