New Executive Joins The North Face as VP of Global Footwear to accelerate global growth
The North Face today announced the appointment of Jean-Marc Djian as Vice President of Global Footwear, effective immediately. Jean-Marc will report directly to Arne Arens, Global Brand President, The North Face.
“Jean-Marc’s experience driving footwear innovation at global performance brands coupled with two decades of leadership in the outdoor industry makes him a great addition to The North Face,” said Arne Arens, Global Brand President, The North Face. “As we continue to develop our organization for global growth, I know that Jean-Marc’s deep industry expertise will help accelerate our footwear business.”
Jean-Marc comes to The North Face with more than 20 years of international leadership experience in the outdoor industry, with a history of successfully creating products for leading outdoor and footwear brands. Jean-Marc most recently led his own consulting firm, where he advised top sport brands.
Prior to that, he was Vice President of Global Product Marketing for Footwear at Amer Sports, leading footwear strategy for Salomon, Arc’teryx and Wilson tennis.