Alexander Wang Takes the Reins as Eponymous Label's CEO and Chairman

Along with a new team of senior level staff.

Fashion
4,458 Hypes 0 Comments

It was only last fall when Alexander Wang left his creative director position at Balenciaga. The Taiwanese-American fashion designer has since placed a majority of his focus into his 11-year-old company where he is now the CEO and chairman while retaining his creative director position. His assumption comes after former Alexander Wang Inc. president, Rodrigo Bazan, stepped down in May 2016 to work for Thom Browne where he is currently serving as its CEO. Wang had also announced a fresh squad of senior level staff which includes his aunt, Caroline Wang, as the executive vice chairman—she recently worked for IBM as the vice president of information technology, business transformation and marketing.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

New 'The Northman' Trailer Sees Alexander Skarsgård as a Vengeful Viking Prince
Entertainment

New 'The Northman' Trailer Sees Alexander Skarsgård as a Vengeful Viking Prince

The epic also stars Nicole Kidman, Anya Taylor-Joy, Björk, Willem Dafoe and Ethan Hawke.

Microsoft Names CEO Satya Nadella as Chairman of the Board
Tech 

Microsoft Names CEO Satya Nadella as Chairman of the Board

He’s been running the tech giant for the past seven years.

Palm Angels and TEAM WANG Deliver a Sleek Capsule
Fashion

Palm Angels and TEAM WANG Deliver a Sleek Capsule

A collision of music and fashion.


Alexander-John and PUMA Create Graffiti-Covered Suede "G-Tag"
Footwear

Alexander-John and PUMA Create Graffiti-Covered Suede "G-Tag"

With special graphics inspired by Alexander-John’s life story and a color scheme that nods to the Made in America festival.

Gucci Mane is Getting His Own Reality Show
Music 

Gucci Mane is Getting His Own Reality Show

Gucci Mane is coming to television.

Nike's LeBron Soldier 10 Silhouette Receives the "Think Pink" Theme
Footwear

Nike's LeBron Soldier 10 Silhouette Receives the "Think Pink" Theme

The Soldier 10 joins the beneficial lineup for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund.

Kanye West's "Famous" Video is Making Ray J Upset
Music 

Kanye West's "Famous" Video is Making Ray J Upset

“It’s all bad in my world, and that ain’t cool.”

5 Sneaker Resellers Share Tips on the Game
Footwear 

5 Sneaker Resellers Share Tips on the Game

“I’m not a reseller. I’m a reformed addict.”

13thWitness and Futura Shoot the Streets of Toronto With #TheCreatorClass
Art

13thWitness and Futura Shoot the Streets of Toronto With #TheCreatorClass

The father-son duo also spoke about their creative processes and the influence of the street on their work.


Études Studio's 2017 Spring/Summer Collection Redefines Street Chic
Fashion

Études Studio's 2017 Spring/Summer Collection Redefines Street Chic

From sophisticated cuts to apocalyptic-esque outerwear designs.

Blood Orange and His Friends Vogue on Rooftops in the Visual for "Augustine"
Music

Blood Orange and His Friends Vogue on Rooftops in the Visual for "Augustine"

Blood Orange offers a visual ode to summer in New York.

Find out Why This German Collector Opts for Classic Economy Fords Over Ridiculous Supercars
Automotive

Find out Why This German Collector Opts for Classic Economy Fords Over Ridiculous Supercars

Escort > GT.

After All These Years, Tony Hawk's Still Got It
Sports

After All These Years, Tony Hawk's Still Got It

The Birdman revisits the 900, 17 years later.

Wooyoungmi's 2017 Spring/Summer Collection Finds Beauty in Chaos
Fashion

Wooyoungmi's 2017 Spring/Summer Collection Finds Beauty in Chaos

The brand takes inspiration from conceptual artist Sol Lewitt.

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Adblock Detected

We charge advertisers instead of our readers. If you enjoy our content, please add us to your adblocker's whitelist. We'd really appreciated it.