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Michael Crotty: Spreading the Word

In Features, Marketing by MR Magazine Staff

As CMO and EVP of Hudson’s Bay and Lord & Taylor, Michael Crotty elevates the message. With more than 25 years of retail experience including marketing positions at Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus and Nordstrom, Michael Crotty brings plenty of creative thinking and innovative ideas to Lord & Taylor and Hudson’s …

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Peter Rizzo: Brand Builder

In Features, Merchandising by MR Magazine Staff

SVP design, menʼs private brands, Peter Rizzo on how heʼs turning Black Brown 1826 into a household name. His fervor for design and fashion is immediately apparent. Before we even sit down for our interview, Peter Rizzo is running around the studio, gathering samples to show us his imprint on …

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MaryAnne Morin: Seeking the Next Level

In Features by MR Magazine Staff

MaryAnne Morin is back in menswear as chief merchant of Lord & Taylor and Hudson’s Bay. After many years focusing on women’s, she’s bringing a fresh and dynamic perspective to the menswear team. Let’s start with a little background: I was pre-law all the way through college: I did an internship …

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Liz Rodbell: An Aggressive Stance

In News by Karen Alberg Grossman

From childhood, Liz Rodbell knew that fashion was her destiny. After working on the selling floor at Albert Steiger in Springfield, Mass. during high school and earning a degree in merchandising from Wood Tobé-Coburn in New York City, she started out in the executive training program at A&S, soon moving …