The American Apparel & Footwear Association Names Ten New Members to Serve on Board of Directors
Mar 25 15
The American Apparel & Footwear Association, announced ten new members to serve on its Board of Directors. The new board members include six elected members, elected to serve a three-year term, and four appointed members, assigned to fill unexpired terms. New board members were announced at the March 18, Spring Board meeting, and include: Robert B. Campbell, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, BBC International; Leslie Gallin, President, FN PLATFORM /ADVANSTAR; Paul Grangaard, President and CEO, Allen Edmonds Shoe Corporation; Jeff Howald, Chief Financial Officer, Camuto Group; Karen Kyllo, Ph.D, Deputy Vice President, Global Softlines, SGS Consumer Testing Services; David J. Miller, Chief Executive Officer, Minnetonka Moccasin Company Inc.; Lisa Bate, Chief Executive, Americas, Bureau Veritas Consumer Products; J. Michael Binnie, President, Dickies North America, Williamson-Dickie Manufacturing Company; Mike Faircloth, President, Chief Supply Chain Officer, Hanesbrands Inc.; Ed Manburg, CFO, Byer California.
American Apparel & Footwear Association Appoints Catherine Trinh Michael as Vice President of Communications and Marketing
Jan 12 15
American Apparel & Footwear Association’s Juanita D. Duggan, President and CEO of the company announced the appointment of Catherine Trinh Michael as Vice President of Communications and Marketing. Catherine joins the company on January 12, 2015. Catherine brings a dynamic background in government and politics along with years working at a global PR firm. Duggan noted she elevated the role of Vice President of Communications and Marketing to be among the internal officers of the company. This underscores the growing importance of communications in every advocacy strategy.
American Apparel & Footwear Association Appoints Juanita D. Duggan as President and CEO, Effective July 1, 2014
Jun 6 14
American Apparel & Footwear Association announced that Juanita D. Duggan will join the association on July 1 as President and CEO. Bringing more than 25 years of experience on Capitol Hill. Her experience includes multi-industry advocacy, fundraising, and representing several industries as primary spokesperson. Juanita joins AAFA after three years as Policy Director at Brownstein, Hyatt, Farber, Shreck.