Exec Changes: Keds Taps NB Vet to Spearhead Product; Foot Locker CFO to Retire
Jennifer Lynch, who spent more than a decade developing the footwear and apparel businesses for New Balance, is the new VP of global products for Keds, a division of Wolverine Worldwide. In her new role, she will manager design, product development and product management for the brand and report to Bornie Del Priore, the Keds Group and Wolverine Worldwide Kids Group president.
Meanwhile, at Foot Locker, 23-year company veteran Lauren B. Peters will retire in April 2021. She has served as FL’s EVP and Chief Financial Officer since 2011. The company says it will consider both internal and external candidates to fill her position.