MoMA Names Plat Director of Merchandising, Retail Division
March 14, 2012,
NEW YORK-The Museum of Modern Art has appointed Emmanuel Plat director of merchandising of MoMA's retail division.
Plat will play the lead role in shaping the merchandising strategy for the MoMA Design Store brand and developing products for distribution through MoMA's retail and wholesale channels. In addition to overseeing seasoned buying teams across a range of categories, including personal, desk, and home accessories, children's products, art reproductions, books, furniture, and lighting, Plat will work closely with museum curators to ensure close alignment with the Museum's overall mission. He will report to Kathy Thornton-Bias, president of MoMA's retail division.