Gerrit Ruetzel Archive

Power Moves | Hearst Promotes Joanna Coles, Ferragamo Taps Paul Andrew

LONDON, United Kingdom — BoF compiles the most important professional moves of the week. Salvatore Ferragamo Hires Paul AndrewSalvatore Ferragamo has appointed CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund winner Paul Andrew as women’s footwear design director, effective immediately. Andrew is set to show his first collection for Ferragamo next year and will continue to design for his eponymous brand. Joanna Coles Promoted at HearstHearst Magazines has appointed Joanna Coles chief content officer, …

Hugo Boss US Chief to Be Replaced as Clothier Seeks Revival

METZINGEN, Germany — Hugo Boss said the head of its ailing US business will be replaced at the end of the month after less than two years in the job. Gerrit Ruetzel will leave to “seek new opportunities,” the Metzingen, Germany-based clothier said in a statement Wednesday. He will be succeeded by Anthony Lucia, who rejoins the company he worked at for a decade until …