Jones Group names senior Coach exec as divisional president

New York -- The Jones Group Inc. said Wednesday it has appointed Kathy Nedorostek to the newly created position of group president, global footwear and accessories, effective mid-October.  

In her new position, Nedorostek will oversee footwear, handbags and jewelry for Jones Group.

Nedorostek arrives at Jones Group from Coach, where she was president of North America Wholesale and Global Licensing.

She has also served as president and COO of Natori Co., president of the cK Calvin Klein Shoes & Bags division of Nine West Group and COO for Judith Leiber. She also held senior management positions at Saks Fifth Avenue.