Trend Analytics, Merchandise Planning and Buying & Design with Anu Narayanan, President- Apparel, Accessories, Beauty & Weddings at Anthropologie

- Online Zoom Conference



Online Zoom Conference


Please join Anu Narayanan, President- Apparel, Accessories, Beauty & Weddings at Anthropologie, for an intimate Roundtable

Our digital community will have the opportunity to partake in an intimate and candid discussion with a Q&A session.

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Anu Narayanan

Anu Narayanan joined Anthropologie Group as Chief Merchandising Officer, Summer 2018. Anu is passionate about the Anthropologie brand, product and customer and has deep experience within the women’s retail category.
Prior to joining the Anthropologie brand, Anu has spent over 20 years focused on Trend Analytics, Merchandise Planning, Buying & Design. Other corporate retail environments who have had the pleasure of working with Anu are: Talbots, Ann Taylor, LBrands & Gap Inc.
Anu is a strong merchandising professional with a BS focused in Finance & Marketing from Boston College of Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts – Carroll School of Management. On a personal note, she loves to spend time with her family, vacation in the Bahamas, bake, indulge in anything on Bravo and is attempting to learn the guitar.

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Marc Schwartz
COO and General Counsel at Bob Mackie Design Group

Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel of Bob Mackie Design Group, Ltd (BMDG), a New York City and Los Angeles based, design and licensing (trademark and copyright) business. Oversees all aspects of BMDG consumer products business (fashion apparel and accessories, beauty and wellness, home furnishings, and entertainment related). Oversees operations, e-commerce, marketing, finance and legal aspects of BMDG business. Has built multiyear partnerships, joint ventures and collaborations with privately held and public companies including Mattel, Sony Entertainment, La-Z-Boy, Qurate/QVC and Gucci.

Marc received a law degree and MBA Finance from Hofstra University, and has additional experience as an Intellectual Property attorney, with specialization in structuring deals, brand collaboration, joint ventures, and valuations.

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