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Ms. Lynn Shanahan

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Chief Executive Officer

Phone: (314) ***-****  HQ Phone
Kellwood Company
600 Kellwood PkwyAttn: Legal Dept.
Chesterfield, Missouri 63017
United States

Company Description: Kellwood, a marketer of apparel and consumer soft goods with sales of $1.9 billion, specializes in branded as well as private label products, and markets to all...   more
Background

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

Education

  • B.A. degree , history of art and English literature
    University of Michigan
  • M.S. , Real Estate Development and Finance degree
    University of Michigan
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The Sam Edelman apparel business will ...
investor.brownshoe.com, 14 Mar 2014 [cached]
The Sam Edelman apparel business will report to Lynn Shanahan, Chief Executive Officer of Kellwood Brands.
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Lynn Shanahan added, "We see an incredible opportunity to build the Sam Edelman apparel business for the woman who knows and loves Sam Edelman shoes.
The Committee of 200 - Lynn Shanahan
www.c200.org, 3 Aug 2012 [cached]
Lynn Shanahan
Director at Large
Lynn Shanahan is the founder and CEO of the C² Group LLC, a company that partners and invests with both strategic and private equity firms. The company provides operating management dedicated to brand development, revenue generation and growth for its organization affiliations.
Before launching C² Group, Ms. Shanahan built an impressive leadership record at Tommy Hilfiger. Most recently she was group president of U.S. Wholesale and Licensing, overseeing sales, merchandising, marketing, design, production and strategy for the brand's U.S. wholesale and global licensed businesses. As president of global licensing, she led an international team ranging from designers to operation and field leaders to build the global product licensing and international distribution program to more than $1 billion.
Ms. Shanahan joined C200 in 2005 and serves on the organization's Foundation Board. A tireless advocate for women in the workforce, she also chairs the Women for Women International's Corporate Partnership Initiative. She is a member of Women and U.S. Foreign Policy Advisory Council, Belizean Grove, Boldcap Ventures Fund and a member of the board of trustees of George Jackson Academy. Her past board participation includes Junior Achievement in New York City.
Ms. Shanahan holds an M.S. Real Estate Development and Finance degree from Columbia University and a B.A. degree in the history of art and English literature from University of Michigan.
The Committee of 200
www.c200.org, 3 Aug 2012 [cached]
Lynn Shanahan Director at Large
Kellwood Company Names ...
newyork.citybizlist.com, 5 Dec 2013 [cached]
Kellwood Company Names Lynn Shanahan Chief Executive Officer | December 5, 2013 Kellwood Company Names Lynn Shanahan Chief Executive Officer | New York Citybizlist Contribute Advertise Promote
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Kellwood Company Names Lynn Shanahan Chief Executive Officer December 5, 2013
Lynn Shanahan
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kellwood Company, a leading apparel manufacturer and marketer owned by affiliates of Sun Capital Partners Inc., today announced the appointment of Lynn Shanahan to Chief Executive Officer of Kellwood Company following the Initial Public Offering of VINCE, completed November 27th, 2013. Previously the Chief Executive Officer of Kellwood Brands, Shanahan will now assume all corporate responsibilities of Kellwood Company including Finance, Human Resources, IT , e-commerce and Legal in addition to her existing role running the Branded, Junior and Private label businesses including Rebecca Taylor, David Meister, Sam Edelman and XOXO.
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"Lynn brings 30 years of expertise in brand building, unrivaled industry knowledge and a charismatic leadership style to a pivotal moment of our growth," said Christopher Metz, Managing Partner of Kellwood Company.
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It is a thrill and an honor to be able to lead Kellwood on a vigorous path to growth with this unbeatable mix of assets," Shanahan said.
To drive the growth strategy of Kellwood, Shanahan, in short order, has built upon the already strong leadership team with three immediate and significant senior executive hires.
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"Nobody is more qualified than Lynn Shanahan to take the helm of Kellwood," said Jill Granoff, Kellwood Company's previous CEO, and current CEO of VINCE.
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"Lynn is a proven leader with a demonstrated track record of success in building global brands."
During her 15-year tenure in senior leadership positions at Tommy Hilfiger, Shanahan shepherded the company from infancy to a global fashion powerhouse. Ultimately responsible for all U.S. wholesale operations, she established its first e-commerce capability and helped build the company's $1 billion licensing program. She subsequently founded C2 Group, and brought Finnish clothing and textile brand Marimekko back to the United States. After being named President of Marimekko's North American division, she opened flagship stores on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, in Boston and in Beverly Hills.
SURTEX - the marketplace for original art & design > News > On the Surface Enewsletter > OTS March 2011
www.surtex.com, 1 Mar 2011 [cached]
Lynn Shanahan, CEO of the C2 Group, a company that partners with and invests in both strategic and private equity firms, and provides operating management for its affiliates. She is currently acting president of Marimekko, North America.
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