Nike Taps Exec to Head Affiliates Group

Nike has named a new head for its affiliate division.

Roger Wyett, VP and CEO of Hurley International, will become president of Nike Affiliates, overseeing Cole Haan, Converse, Hurley International and Umbro.

Prior to Hurley, Wyett served as global VP of apparel for Nike. He joined the company in 1994 and will replace Eunan McLaughlin, who announced his retirement.

In another move, Jan Singer, former VP of global footwear, has been tapped as VP of global apparel. Andrea Correani will now succeed Singer as VP of global footwear.