Chief Brand Officer, Calvin Klein Asia Pacific
Liz Edmiston is the Chief Brand Officer for Calvin Klein Asia Pacific. In this role, she is responsible for leading the strategic direction and overall brand management of the Calvin Klein business for all product lines offered in Asia. Liz has direct regional oversight over the design, merchandising, store design, visual merchandising, marketing, public relations, licensing, planning and allocation, e-commerce and retail operations teams and partners closely with the country Managing Directors on all in-country operational matters for the Calvin Klein brand.
Liz joined Calvin Klein in 2012 as the Senior Vice President of Global Merchandising for Calvin Klein Jeans. Following the Warnaco acquisition in 2013, she relocated to Hong Kong to assist with the PVH integration. After six months of being based in Asia, Liz was promoted into the newly created role of Executive Vice President, Go-to-Market, Retail Operations and E-commerce for the region. Prior to joining Calvin Klein, Liz held executive level merchandising roles at White House|Black Market, Tory Burch, Ralph Lauren, Victoria’s Secret and Gap. She began her career at Bloomingdales in the Executive Training program.
Liz graduated from Lehigh University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Careers, with a minor in Economics.