Michelle Kessler-Sanders will start her role as President of Calvin Klein Collection in October. John Van Glahn, who was the President of Wholesale Collection and Global Licensing with continue as President of Global Licensing. Kessler-Sanders will be responsible for overall brand strategy, growth and profitability of the Calvin Klein Collection business. She will oversee day-to-day operations and financial functions of Calvin Klein Collection, which has menswear, womenswear and accessories. She will report to the Chief Executive Officer of Calvin Klein Inc, Steve Shiffman.
Kessler-Sanders brings experience from Vera Wang, Donna Karan, Juicy Couture and her hire will help elevate the brand’s position within the luxury world.