April 16, 2024


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Calvin Klein’s Michael DeLellis, EVP, Marketing Functions Officer, to Phase Down

Michael DeLellis, executive vice president, internet marketing functions officer at Calvin Klein Inc., will action down from the organization after 22 years.

He options to pursue other interests.

In get to assistance the groups and facilitate a easy changeover, DeLellis will stay on by way of the end of this thirty day period in his existing write-up and then transition to a consulting job through the conclusion of April, in accordance to Cheryl Abel-Hodges, main government officer of Calvin Klein. His successor hasn’t been named but.

“It has been an incredible honor to have worked for a single of the most legendary and genuine brands in the planet — one that nevertheless carries on to press boundaries, even after 50 yrs given that its creation,” claimed DeLellis Friday. “I commenced my profession in 1998 underneath the management of Mr. [Calvin] Klein and Mr. [Barry] Schwartz, and in 2003, I joined the PVH family that helped consider our brand to new heights. I’m very pleased of the do the job I led internally that helped have the model into the electronic age, participating with thousands and thousands of people around the globe,” he stated.

In a letter to personnel, Abel-Hodges thanked DeLellis for his management, partnership and deep motivation to Calvin Klein.

“Throughout his tenure, Michael has been a essential asset to the Calvin Klein and PVH businesses, serving in quite a few promoting leadership roles,” said Abel-Hodges. “I would like to thank Michael for his numerous yrs of devoted service, and for his enthusiasm and team-oriented spirit, which have contributed significantly to expanding our brand name and driving our company. Michael’s relationships during the company have played an integral role in preserving our teams all-around the entire world related. He has also helped to manage brand relevancy and engagement with our global audience in the ever-changing marketing and digital landscape,” she claimed.

DeLellis joined Calvin Klein in 1998 as media supervisor and was later promoted to vice president of promoting for the Americas. In 2010, he turned senior vice president of corporate advertising and marketing and in 2012 was named senior vice president of worldwide marketing for Calvin Klein and corporate media. In 2015, he was promoted to executive vice president of world wide built-in marketing and channel administration. He was in cost of world wide upskilling in electronic-to start with advertising and organizational enhancement. Final yr, he grew to become govt vice president, strategic internet marketing initiatives and transformation.

Earlier this month CKI named Jamaal Layne as government vice president, global manufacturer and North American promoting, as described. He studies to world-wide chief advertising officer Linh Peters. Layne’s job is to lead and establish the world brand and marketing and advertising strategy for the North American industry.

DeLellis and Layne have wholly different obligations.


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