C-Suite Speaker Series: Doug Jakubowski, President of FitFlop North America
July 19, 2017
WHAT: C-Suite Speaker Series
WHO: Doug Jakubowski ('83), President of FitFlop North America
WHEN: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 from 6:30-7:30 pm
WHERE: The Townhouse, 4th floor
About Doug Jakubowski
Doug Jakubowski, President of FitFlop North America, the British shoe company, has had a distinguished 30-year career as a leader in the fashion industry. Prior to assuming his current position, Doug was Chief Merchandising Officer for menswear at Perry Ellis International. He also held a similar position at Kenneth Cole Productions (KCP) and was President of Kenneth Cole Reaction. Doug is a 1983 graduate of LIM College and is a member of the College’s Fashion Industry Advisory Board.
About the C-Suite Speaker Series
Throughout the year, fashion industry leaders come to campus to speak with graduate students and undergraduate Fashion Scholars about their rise through the corporate ranks, including both their challenges and successes. Speakers also offer advice for students as they build their own careers. These frequent opportunities to interact with high-level executives give our graduate students priceless insight into what it takes to succeed and lead in today’s fashion world.