Friday, 10 June 2011

Topshop announce appointment of Kate Phelan as Creative Director

Topshop has today (10 June) announced the appointment of Kate Phelan as Creative Director of the brand. Kate has been a long-term collaborator with Topshop while in her role as fashion director of British Vogue, where she has worked since 1993.

Kate will focus on the creative direction of the brand, overseeing product development and brand identity, bringing her vision and experience across all levels of the business.

Kate Phelan comments: “I am thrilled to be joining the Topshop team as Creative Director. Topshop is the most influential, dynamic fashion brand on the high street, a pioneer in both store experience and designer collaborations. I look forward to contributing to Topshop’s next chapter.”

Mary Homer, Managing Director of Topshop, added: “I am absolutely delighted that Kate will be joining the Topshop team. Her experience and knowledge of fashion will further develop Topshop as a global fashion brand and shopping destination.”