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June 30, 2014

TPG Architecture has promoted Nicole Varadi from senior designer to design director, retail studio.

New York -- TPG Architecture has promoted Nicole Varadi from senior designer to design director, retail studio.

Varadi, who joined TPG in 2011, will now take on a greater degree of leadership within the retail studio while continuing to work actively on projects. Recently, she helped lead the design of The Red Door, the award winning day spa and beauty boutique in Union Square. She is currently working with brands such as Sundance and Rent the Runway, and is playing an active role in acquiring new business for the firm.

 

May 15, 2014

Chute Gerdeman has announced four team member promotions, including the appointment of Mary Lynn Waite, formerly senior designer, brand communications, to creative director.

Columbus, Ohio -- Chute Gerdeman has announced four team member promotions, including the appointment of Mary Lynn Waite, formerly senior designer, brand communications, to creative director.

In other promotions:

• Steve Boreman, previously senior designer, brand communications, has been named design director, brand communications.  

• Kevin Worden has been promoted to director of digital integration, information technology.  

September 10, 2013

Tiffany has appointed Francesca Amfitheatrof as design director effective immediately.

New York - Tiffany has appointed Francesca Amfitheatrof as design director effective immediately. She will oversee design of all Tiffany product categories.

Amfitheatrof’s background is as a jewelry designer and silversmith. Her designs have been sold internationally, including at the Museum of Modern Art in New York and Colette in Paris.

 

April 2, 2013

Here’s an interesting take on pop-up stores by Felicity Pogson, associate design director, interiors, Dalziel & Pow, London:

May 5, 2011

Gap said its chief design director, Patrick Robinson, is leaving the company effective immediately.

New York City -- Gap said its chief design director, Patrick Robinson, is leaving the company effective immediately. He had been executive VP of Gap Global Design for Adult and Body for four years.

The company said it will conduct a search for a successor.

Pam Wallack, head of the Gap Creative Center, made the decision to oust Robinson and will manage the design teams in the interim.

His departure follows a series of management shuffles and organizational changes aimed at reviving sagging sales of the brand.
 

January 2, 2008

San Francisco Gap Inc. on Thursday named Simon Kneen executive VP of design and creative...

June 30, 2007

One-stop shopping for moms-to-be is just one of the attractions at the Destination Maternity flagship...