True Religion Names Rosella Giuliani as Senior Vice President of Merchandising
True Religion Apparel, Inc. announced that the company has appointed Rosella Giuliani as Senior Vice President of Merchandising, effective today. In this role, Ms. Giuliani will partner with Chief Merchandising Officer Lynne Koplin and Creative Director Gary Harvey to shape True Religion's merchandising across the company's platforms and will report to Ms. Koplin. Steve Horak will join the company as Senior Vice President of Planning and Allocation with responsibility for the brand's product distribution, effective November 4. He will report to Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer Eric Bauer.
"I am pleased to welcome Rosella and Steve to True Religion and am excited by the caliber of expertise and industry relationships they bring to the company," said David Conn, Chief Executive Officer, True Religion. "With an impressive career in the denim industry, Rosella brings a uniquely versatile skill set that spans both creative design and operations. Alongside Rosella, Steve's leadership in planning and inventory management will provide the structure to keep our product flow running smoothly." Mr. Conn continued, "Together with Lynne and Gary, we are continuing to build a team of talented industry veterans who will partner to drive the future of True Religion's product and the experience we offer our customers."
Rosella Giuliani was previously the Creative Director and Vice President of Merchandising & Design for 1969 at Gap Inc. Prior to her time at Gap she was Vice President of Global Merchandising & Design at 7 For All Mankind. Ms. Giuliani has also held senior merchandising roles at Gap Inc., Banana Republic and Guess? brands. She has worked internationally and has experience across both men's and women's merchandising and design.