Meg Lachance has been President, Van Heusen Retail, since 2008. She is responsible for all aspects of the US and Canada retail apparel and accessories business, including design, merchandising, planning, allocation, visual and marketing.
Meg joined PVH in 1988, and has held various positions with increasing responsibilities throughout her tenure at PVH. Immediately prior to assuming her current position, Meg served as President of PVH's former Geoffrey Beene retail division for 12 years, where she was responsible for all aspects of the retail apparel and accessory business.
Meg began her career in 1978 at Hahne & Co., a New Jersey-based department store. Meg spent seven years at Hahne's, where she held various leadership positions in women's and men's apparel, as well as store management. From there, Meg joined J. Crew, at that time a catalog start-up business, where she spent several years as the Product Development Manager of Women's Apparel.
Based out of PVH's Bridgewater, NJ office, Meg currently serves as chair of the Bridgewater Office PVH Cares Community Involvement Committee and is a member of the PVH Corporate Steering Committee. She actively supports and volunteers at Community Food Bank, Midland School and Ronald McDonald House of New Jersey.
Meg graduated from Centenary College in New Jersey where she earned her degree in Business and Merchandising.