New CEO for Michael Aram

Michael Aram, Inc. has named Terri Eagle president and CEO. She succeeds Sam Shaffer, who is no longer with the company.
April 9, 2015Allison Zisko

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NEW YORK-Michael Aram, Inc. has named Terri Eagle president and CEO. She succeeds Sam Shaffer, who is no longer with the company.

Eagle, who most recently served as president and CEO at F. Schumacher & Co. and is a veteran of luxury brands such as Montblanc and David Yurman, will be responsible for brand strategy, business development and all aspects of the retail and wholesale divisions, the company said.

“This is an exciting moment for the Michael Aram brand,” said Company Founder and Creative Director Michael Aram. “Terri is a leader that truly understands retail and the power of brand. I have no doubt that she is the best person to execute strategies to secure the long-term growth of our business.”

Eagle said, “I have tremendous confidence in the future of the Michael Aram brand and the expansion opportunities that lie ahead. I look forward to working closely with Michael, the talented team and our retailers to grow the business.”

In additional news, Victor Boccarossa has joined the executive team as director of marketing and public relations. Boccarossa has extensive experience in traditional and digital marketing within the luxury sector.

Allison ZiskoAllison Zisko | Managing Editor/Tabletop Editor
azisko@hfnmag.com

After 15 years of covering the tabletop industry, Allison Zisko is still as enthusiastic as ever about the dinnerware, glassware and flatware categories. An in-depth analysis of how the category works intrigues her just as much as the latest fashion trends. As managing editor, Allison oversees the daily e-newsletter and works behind the scenes to help produce the print issue each month. She also directs HFN’s housewares coverage and covers the cutlery category. An avid reader, Allison is eager to talk to anyone and everyone about the latest book they are reading.

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