PEOPLE – corporate personalities
ISABELLE GRISE: appointed CEO of Bikini Village
TROUBLED Canadian swimwear chain Bikini Village announced the appointment of Isabelle Grisé as its President and CEO. Earlier in her career, Ms Grisé had spent 17 years with the La Senza chain as senior VP, responsible for planning, marketing and visual merchandising, when it was still under Canadian ownership
PETER OTTERVANGER: takes helm of Europe for Icebreaker
THE NEW ZEELAND specialist that led the revival of underwear in Merino wool, Icebreaker, announced the appointment ofPeter Ottervanger as its new General Manager Europe as from October. Formerly VP of Sole Technology, Ottervanger had acquired considerable experience of the apparel business in earlier key positions with Mexx, Dockers and O’Neill.