John Varvatos Names Mark Brashear President & CEO

Mark Brashear
Mark Brashear.
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John Varvatos Enterprises has named Mark Brashear its CEO and president. The former Michael Kors and Hugo Boss executive’s new position is effective immediately. He replaces Cristiano Quieti.

Brashear previously was Kors’ president of menswear for a short stint and previously served as president of Hugo Boss Americas for five years. He was also president of Façonnable and held an executive position at Nordstrom.

In an interview with WWD, Brashear said he was looking forward to getting started with Varvatos. He told the publication he will focus on expanding the brand’s wholesale and retail presence at home and abroad.