247 Showroom hiring fashion and international trade managers – WWD
MILAN- Milan-based exhibition and brand development platform Twentyfourseven, or 247, which has gained traction in recent years for its offering of young, forward-thinking names, has made two strategic hires to boost its international growth .
The company, which has showrooms in Milan and Paris, has recruited Saam Emme as fashion director and Carlo Anceschi as global commercial director.
Anceschi, who most recently held the same title at luxury fashion brand Stella McCartney, has worked as director of wholesale and franchisees at Kering-owned Brioni, as well as at Pomellato, assuming the role of director. general for Southern Europe, the Middle East, Russia and Africa and previously for the APAC region.
He began his career at Lanificio Fratelli Cerruti, rising through the ranks to Executive Director based in Hong Kong.
Emme is responsible for overseeing brand strategy for Twentyfourseven’s portfolio of licensed brands and labels in which the company has invested. For the past two and a half years, she was already a consultant for the company.
Emme was most recently an independent brand and retail consultant for several globally hip names, including New York-based Area and British brand KNWLS.
More than a showroom, Twentyfourseven offers financial support and advice, brand identity support and business strategies to a list of up-and-coming names such as Andreaadamo, Monobi, Sease and Veilance. It is also the European representative of Rhude, Proenza Schouler, Dion Lee and Collina Strada, among others.