Retail Business Strategies and Partnerships with Lana Todorovich, Chief Merchandising Officer and President at Neiman Marcus
Lana Todorovich serves as President and Chief Merchandising Officer of Neiman Marcus (NM). In this role, she leads the luxury retailer’s growth strategy, The Luxury of a Relationship, focused on architecting holistic brand and business portfolio strategies and investments, developing strategic brand partnerships, creating curated fashion and lifestyle assortments and exclusive luxury experiences in stores, online and sales-assisted channels. Lana joined NMG in 2019 with a proven record of delivering performance and innovation, evolving organizational culture, and expertise in leading P&L for large-scale businesses. She formerly served as President of North America Wholesale at Ralph Lauren as well as President of Global Brands Group.
Lana received her B.A from the University of Arts in Belgrade and serves on the boards of Fashion Scholarship Fund and Runway of Dreams Foundation. She was awarded the Ellis Island Medal of Honor, presented to individuals of outstanding qualities in their personal and professional lives. This iconic award is memorialized in the United States Congressional Record.
She currently resides in New York with her husband.
Laura is the founder of NEST New York, a lifestyle fragrance brand built on her decades of expertise in the fragrance industry. She is a pioneer in home fragrance and the innovative founder of NEXT for AUTISM, an organization dedicated to transforming the national landscape of services for people living with autism. In addition to serving as Board Chair, Laura serves on the Board of Trustees of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, the Board of Directors of Columbia University Department of Psychiatry, Hunter College Autism Research and Policy Board, as well as other NYC-based charitable organizations.
6:00 PM EDT
Join us for an evening of bites and light refreshments as we host young professionals in the industry to network, and learn first-hand from Lana Todorovich, President and CMO at Neiman Marcus.
This session will be an opportunity to connect with a select, intimate group of young rising stars in the industry. Bring your questions to connect with Lana, grow your network, and make new connections.
**This event will take place in person in NYC; dietary laws are observed
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